Feds propose allowing e-signatures for key tax forms

Author: External Author | | Categories: Tax Returns , Taxes

The federal government is proposing to eliminate written signatures on a number of key tax forms and to allow the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) to automatically issue electronic copies of the notice of assessment when returns are filed electronically. 

These as well as other tax administration measures proposed in the federal budget tabled on Monday are meant “to improve the CRA’s ability to operate digitally, resulting in faster, more convenient and accurate service, while also enhancing security,” the government indicated. 

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Original Article Source Credits:   Advisor's Edge , https://www.advisor.ca/

Article Written By:  Rudy Mezzetta

Original Article Posted on:  April 21, 2021

Link to Original Article:  https://www.advisor.ca/tax/tax-news/feds-propose-allowing-e-signatures-for-key-tax-forms/