You can make a payment arrangement through our TeleArrangement service by calling 1-866-256-1147. To use this service, you will need to provide your social insurance number, your date of birth, and the amount you entered on line 150 from your last return for which you received a notice of assessment. TeleArrangement is available Monday to Friday, 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., Eastern time.
We still will charge daily compound interest on any outstanding balance starting May 1, 2015, until you pay your balance in full.
If you do not deal promptly with your tax arrears, the CRA can take serious measures including legal action such as garnishing your income or your bank account or initiating other legal action such as seizing and selling your assets.
For more information, see When you owe money – collections at the CRA.
Even if you cannot pay all of your balance owing right away, file your return on time. Then you will not have to pay a penalty for filing your return after the due date. For more information, see Interest and penalties.
Forms and publications
- Paying your income tax by instalments
- Due date for a balance owing (deceased person)
- When you owe money – collections at the CRA
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