Line 30000 - Basic personal amount

Note: Line 30000 was line 300 before tax year 2019.

The basic personal amount is $12,069.

Completing your tax return

On line 30000 of your return enter the basic personal amount of $12,069.

Remember to claim the corresponding provincial or territorial non-refundable tax credit to which you are entitled, on line 58040 of your provincial or territorial Form 428.


Special rules apply to claims for this amount if you were bankrupt during the tax year or if you immigrate to or emigrate from Canada in the tax year. For information about these rules, contact the CRA.

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