Your payment information, including your CRA account number
(SIN, BN, etc.), is entered in the CRA My Payment website, without having to
log into "My Account" or "My Business Account". Once
you have completed the information, you are transferred to the INTERAC®
Online service, which then goes to the website of your banking
institution. There, you log in and confirm payment, and are then taken
back to CRA's My Payment website, which provides a printable record of the
The only fee for using this service will be a transaction
fee, if any, charged by your financial institution.
When payments are made through this service, there is no
provision for paying at a future date. The payment will be credited to
your CRA account when it is made. If the payment is made on a weekend or
statutory holiday, it will be credited to your account on the next business
day. It may take one or two business days for the payment to be updated
on your CRA account.
Other Payment Options
You can also use online or telephone banking provided by
your financial institution to pay your taxes, the same way you can pay other
bills. With this method, it is usually possible to schedule your payment
for a future date. CRA has other options for you to pay amounts online,
including pre-authorized debit. See Make a Payment to the CRA
below for the list of options.
Taxes can also be paid in person at your financial institution in Canada,
or by mail to CRA.
Link to My Payment, and Other CRA Resources