Students file FREE

Regardless of their income with UFile ONLINE

The Canadian Federation of Students and UFile ONLINE have joined together to provide FREE online tax preparation and filing for all Canadian post-secondary students.

UFileFree - UFile for FREETo be eligible for this special offer:

You must be a resident of Canada, have tuition fees and have attended a post-secondary school for at least one month during the tax year being prepared. You must also be designated as the FAMILY HEAD (the primary member of the family) for purposes of your tax file in UFile.

To take advantage of this offer:

  • Sign in to a new or existing UFile account for the current tax year.
  • Enter the information of your T2202 -Tuition information slip
    • Tuition fees and
    • Number of full-time and/or part-time months at school and click NEXT.
  • Locate the Special offer form in UFile's left-hand navigation. (You may need to scroll down the screen.)
  • Enter the following Canadian Federation of Students "Free for Students" special offer code: CFS1981
  • Click NEXT.
  • Enter the rest of your tax information and then you can print or NETFILE your return whenever you are ready -- free of charge!


SPECIAL NOTE : If you want to transfer your current year unused tuition credits to your parents or grandparents complete the form: Tuition amount transferred from a child, whose return is not processed with yours (line 32400) directly in the software. Tuition credits that are not used or transferred to a supporting person in the current year will be carried forward by UFile for future use by the student.

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