StudioTax 2012 is FREE regardless of income
The CRA and Revenue Quebec certified version is available for download
StudioTax 2013 is the next version to prepare and file the 2013 (due by April 30, 2014) federal and provincial income tax returns including Quebec provincial returns. The 2013 version will be available the second half of December or the first week of January 2014. Please check this page for updates.
StudioTax 2012 and prior versions are only available for Microsoft Windows operating systems.
As always, StudioTax is made available FREE for personal use and regardless of level of income. NO questions asked, NO registration, NO key, and NO activation.
StudioTax is very secure way to prepare and file your return. StudioTax is a Windows program (not a Web site) that installs on your computer's local hard drive, saves your returns on your computer's local hard drive, and absolutely NO information, personal or otherwise, leaves your computer.
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We are a small group that manages a complex software. StudioTax is something special and, unlike other free software, requires an extensive yearly update. StudioTax users community is very large, increasing every year, and requires more support every year. At the exception of marketing and advertisement, we have all the other costs like any organization that provides similar software. We receive no government or private funds. We mostly run on the few donations we get. If StudioTax is useful to you, please take the time to stop by our payment page and help keep StudioTax around free for many years to come.
Every year 100's of thousands of taxpayers use StudioTax to file their returns!!
StudioTax covers the overwhelming range of personal income tax scenarios from simple tax returns to more involved returns for self-employed, returns with rental income and everything in between.
And you don’t have to guess what version you need or afford. Only one fully functional version is available for all at the affordable cost of $0.00/return!
Q. How about if I need more than 20 returns?
A. The 20 returns limit is a CRA requirement. If you are a tax preparer, then get an unlimited number of returns by using Studiotax Enterprise.
Q. Can I import my 2011 return created by another tax program?
A. Unfortunately you have to do that manually. Only StudioTax 2011 returns can be imported by StudioTax 2012.
If you are a tax preparer, then visit www.StudioTax.ca to learn more about StudioTax Enterprise and to download a risk free fully functional trial copy(EFILE and Print functions included).
Please note that the professional version is designed for tax preparers registered with CRA. Please visit the CRA web site to find out how you can register as a tax preparer. If you are not a CRA registered tax preparer, then StudioTax Enterprise version is of no use to you and you should use our free and fully functional NETFILE certified version.
StudioTax is a windows bilingual personal Income Tax preparation software made by Canadians for Canadians. StudioTax is distributed using a free licensing model. No license key or registration is required to download, install and use StudioTax. After you use StudioTax and you find it useful, we ask that you take the time to make a modest monetary contribution toward the support of this product.
StudioTax is made available for individuals who prepare their own tax returns, or returns for a small number of relatives and friends only. Please note that tax professional cannot use NETFILE to file tax returns on behalf of their clients. They must use EFILE certified software.
Note that StudioTax may not handle some uncommon tax situations. Please review the restrictions page for a detailed list of exclusions.