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Get a proof of income statement

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Proof of income statement. There are many reasons why you might need a proof of income statement, for example to apply for a loan, or to qualify for a benefit or subsidy. You can view and print your statement in the CRA’s My Account by selecting Proof of income statement from the Tax returns page.

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The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) can provide you with a proof of income statement, which is a simple generic version of your tax assessment. This document summarizes your income and deductions for a specific tax year.

Common uses

You might need to provide proof of income to a bank, a government, or others when you apply for

  • a loan
  • to qualify for a benefit or subsidy
  • or for other reasons that require proof of finances

How to get one


Get a proof of income statement in My Account by selecting “Proof of income statement” from the “Tax returns” tab.

Online copy does not have the section 241 stamp, but the information is being released at the request of an authorized individual in accordance with Section 241 of the Income Tax Act.

By mail:

Order a copy of a proof of income statement to be mailed to you. It can take up to 10 days to receive by mail.

Order a copy by phone

Call our automated line to get a proof of income statement mailed to you.

Before you call

To verify your identity, you'll need

  • Social Insurance Number
  • Full name and date of birth
  • Your complete address
  • Line 150 from your most recent assessment

If you are calling the CRA on behalf of someone else, you must be an authorized representative

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