Return of Securities Transactions (T5008)
Internet file transfer availability
Internet filing is available from January 9, 2023.
In these pages, the term "filer" refers to the person (that is, an individual or organization) that, under the Income Tax Act, must prepare and file a T5008 information return. A filer is different from a service bureau or anyone else who may be filing the return for a filer.
Filers must use their program account number instead of their Business Number.
- T5008 Information return
Due date, filing methods, penalties, and interest.
- T5008 slip
Having to file or not, completing, distributing, and correcting the T5008 slip.
- T5008 Summary
Completing and correcting the summary.
- What are proceeds?
Our definition of what are proceeds.
- What are securities?
What are securities and how to report them.
- Are you acting as a trustee?
Reporting requirements and instructions.
- Unclaimed proceeds of disposition
Remittances, reporting requirements, and instructions.
- Deemed dispositions
Our definition of what are deemed dispositions.
- Payments to non-residents of Canada
Reporting requirements, remittances, interest, penalties, and more.
We have developed flowcharts to help you determine the reporting requirements.
Forms and publications
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