Coping with the death of a loved one is difficult. We at the CRA recognize that you are going through a very difficult time. With this in mind, we hope the following information will help you by answering some questions you may have.
If the deceased person was paying tax by instalments, see Instalments for more information.
Arrangements must be made to stop payments and, if applicable, transfer them to a survivor if any of the following situations apply:
Service Canada should also be advised of the deceased's date of death.
Read some of our more frequently asked questions and answers.
Forms and publications you may need when some one has died.