If you already have the Windows or Mac version installed, then you will need to use the Check for updates menu as shown at this link to get the certified update.
StudioTax 2021 (Windows and Mac) is available for download.
The iPhone/iPad and Android apps will be available at a later date.
StudioTax 2021 is the version required to prepare and file the 2021 returns(due by April 30, 2022). CRA and Revenue Quebec start accepting 2021 returns on February 21, 2022.
As was the case in previous years, StudioTax should be ready to file your return a couple of days before the start of filing.
Please visit this page starting Feb 19 to find when the certified version will be available.
StudioTax is the most secure option to prepare and file your return
StudioTax is a Windows/Mac installable program and NOT an online application.
StudioTax is scanned by 87 different antivirus tools and found to be clean.
Unlike online and cloud based applications where you have to trust a private third party for the security of your valuable personal information, StudioTax gives you full control over your security. StudioTax installs on your computer's hard drive, saves your returns on your computer's hard drive, and absolutely NO information, personal or otherwise, leaves your computer.
Proudly Canadian: StudioTax is made in Canada, only made for Canada and supported from Canada.
You do not have to guess what version you need or can afford. Only one version is available with the maximum CRA allowed number of returns (20 returns) and with all the features you need regardless of level of income or complexity of your return!
StudioTax 2019 and prior versions are FREE for personal use with no strings attached. Please see the Payment page for the details regarding StudioTax 2020 cost.
StudioTax 2020 for Windows, Mac, iOS and Android have all the CRA certifications and approvals for Netfile, ReFILE, printed returns, Auto-fill my return and Express Notice of assessment. T1135 is supported by the Windows and Mac versions
StudioTax 2020 for Windows, iOS and Android have all the Revenue Quebec certification and approval for Netfile and printed returns.
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StudioTax is made available for individuals who prepare their own tax returns or returns for a small number of relatives and friends.
It is important to note that, as per CRA regulations, tax professionals CANNOT use NETFILE software to file tax returns of their clients. They must use EFILE certified software.
Every year 100's of thousands of taxpayers use StudioTax to prepare and file their returns. And more taxpayers are converting to StudioTax every year.
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.
Note that StudioTax may not handle some uncommon tax situations. Please review the restrictions page for a detailed list of exclusions.
If you are a tax preparer, then visit www.StudioTax.ca to learn more about StudioTax Enterprise and to download a trial copy.
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 tax preparer, then StudioTax Enterprise version will not work for you and you should use our fully functional NETFILE certified version to prepare and file your return.