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Seniors did not have to prepare their tax return in order to use the Service
for Seniors Telefile. Using a touch-tone phone, clients needed only to identify themselves and answer some yes/no questions. Income and
deduction amounts need not be entered.
Information was sent to seniors in all provinces and territories in
January of each year inviting them to use this service to file their tax
returns. To be invited to use the service for 2011 taxes, a senior must
have used Service for Seniors to file their 2010 income tax and benefit
CRA announced in a June
27, 2012 news release that it was discontinuing its Telefile service.
It was discontinued as of September 29, 2012.