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Filing deadlines for the 2016 tax year

Generally, your return for 2016 must be filed on or before April 30, 2017.

Since April 30, 2017 is a Sunday, your return will be considered filed on time if it's submitted to CRA's NETFILE service or is postmarked on or before May 1, 2017.


Self-employed persons

If you or your spouse/partner carried on a business in 2016 (other than a business whose expenditures are primarily in connection with a tax shelter), your return for 2016 must filed on or before June 15, 2017. However, if you have a balance owing for 2016, you must pay it on or before April 30, 2017.