COVID-19: Investment fund industry updates (July 13, 2020)
Procedures for Filing Tax Reporting Extensions
The CRA has reopened their Tax Services Office today. Requests for tax filing extensions are once again to be sent to Mr. Albert Yeung at the Toronto Centre Tax Services Office.
Below is the text of the email from the CRA:Further to our email dated May 26th, 2020 advising you that on a temporary basis filing extension requests involving MFT to MFT or MFC to MFT could be sent to the International and Large Business Directorate in HQ for review and approval on a case-by-case basis in response to the COVID-19 crisis situation, we are pleased to advise you that these requests can now be sent directly to the Tax Services Office effective July 13th, 2020, addressed to:
Mr. Albert Yeung
Income Tax Division
Toronto Centre Tax Services Office
1 Front Street West, Suite 100
It would be preferable for your members to send in these requests electronically (PDF) by email to Albert for review and response. If your member is only comfortable in sending in the request by mail then they can do so to the above address where the mail is picked up on a weekly basis.