Canada Revenue Agency

Canada Revenue Agency

April 10, 2012 13:59 ET

Ready to File Online But Lost Your Access Code?

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - April 10, 2012) -

Did you know?

If you are ready to file your income tax and benefit return but have misplaced your NETFILE access code, you can visit the Canada Revenue Agency's (CRA) Web site, enter your information, and receive your access code instantly!

When you are ready to file your return and want to retrieve your access code, go to www.netfile.gc.ca/netfilecode.

Enter the following information to get your access code:

  • your social insurance number (SIN);

  • your date of birth; and

  • the amount you reported on line 150 of your tax return from last year.

The CRA's online services make filing even easier

With the CRA's online services, you can file your return, track your refund, and change your personal information. You can also sign up for direct deposit to have your refund deposited in your account at your Canadian financial institution - no more waiting for cheques to arrive in the mail. It's fast, easy, and secure. For more information, go to www.cra.gc.ca/getready.

Stay connected

To receive updates when new information is added to our Web site, you can:

- Follow the CRA on Twitter - @CanRevAgency

- Subscribe to a CRA electronic mailing list.

- Add our RSS feeds to your feed reader.

- You can also visit our YouTube Channel for tax-related videos.

Contact Information

  • Noel Carisse
    Media Relations
    Canada Revenue Agency
    613-952-9184