Netfile software

Simple tax calculator published on this site can be used to calculate approximate taxes you need to pay, but you must use cerified software to file your tax return to CRA.

This is list of software can be used to file tax return for year 2013. Software is listed in alphabetic order:

Software Price Win Mac Web Tablet Return for Quebec Exclusions
AdvTax Free Yes Newcomers
EachTax Free1/$5.99 Yes Does not support Form T1273 -AgriStability / AgriInvest Programs
eTaxCanada Free2/$11.99 Yes Yes Yes Yes Does not support Form T1273 -AgriStability / AgriInvest Programs; Newcomers
FastnEasyTax Free3/$9.99 Yes Excluded provinces : Quebec, Northwest Territories, Yukon and Nunavut; Does not support Form T1273 – AgriStability / AgriInvest Programs; Does not support returns with rental or self-employed business statements;
FutureTax from $5.99 Yes Yes
GenuTax Free Yes Yes Does not support Form T1273 -AgriStability / AgriInvest Programs
H&R Block Free4 Yes Yes Yes Does not support Form T1273 -AgriStability / AgriInvest Programs
Impôt Professionnel 24.95 Yes Only for QC Does not support Form T1273 -AgriStability / AgriInvest Programs; 5 SFD per self-employment type. No limited partnership, including tax shelters. Tax Credits and Federal Logging Tax Credit. Any return that involves a transfer of the former spouse of a disabled spouse. Does not support Agriculture and Fishing
Intuit TurboTax Free/$32.99 Yes Yes Yes Yes
myTaxExpress $6.99-$13.99 Yes Yes Does not support Form T1273 -AgriStability / AgriInvest Programs
Intuit SnapTax Free iPad/iPhone Excluded provinces : Quebec, Northwest Territories, Yukon and Nunavut
SimpleTax Free Yes iPad Does not support Form T1273 -AgriStability / AgriInvest Programs
StudioTax Free Yes Yes Does not support Form T1273 -AgriStability / AgriInvest Programs
Tax Chopper Free5/$9.98 Yes
TaxFreeway $9.95-$19.95 Yes Yes iPad
TaxTron Free6/$12.99 Yes Yes
Ufile Free7/$15.95-$19.99 Yes Yes Does not support Form T1273 -AgriStability / AgriInvest Programs
WebTax4U Free8/$12.99 Yes ?

Notes:

1 Free for new customers, new immigrants, Seniors (70+), return with $25,000 or less income;

2 Free for students or total income below $25,000 by April 30, 2014;

3 Free if total income is less than $20,000;

4 One free tax return until March 31,2014;

5 Free for full-time student, who had spent six or more months in school in 2013; for a newcomer to Canada in 2013; for single / divorced / widowed / separated at end of the tax year, and total income is less than $25,000; for married / living common-law at the end of the tax year and the sum of both spouses’ total income is less than $30,000;

6 License is required for returns under $31,000 total income (including seniors) or full-time students (4 months or more duration as indicated on your T2202A form);

7 Free if you are a newcomer to Canada, if your total family income is $20,000 or less, UFile ONLINE is absolutely free if you are reporting only employment income, If your total family income is $20,000 or less;

8 Free for taxpayers with non self-employment income (employment income, pension income, investment income, other income…), and any type of standard deductions (personal amount, age amount, employment amount, disability amount…). Tuition fees or northern residents deductions are also free. Other deductions like RRSP contributions, employment expenses, or dependant credits, are not included in standard deductions;

There are some products in progress of certification, so check CRA page for any news http://www.netfile.gc.ca/sftwr-eng.html

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