CRA tax payment timeline

Credit Card & PayPal

Day 0 - PaySimply Payment

Day 3 - CRA recognizes payment as being made

Day 8 - Payment reflected in My Account / My Business Account

Interac e-Transfer

Day 0 - PaySimply Payment

Day 1 - CRA recognizes payment as being made

Day 6 - Payment reflected in My Account / My Business Account

In-person at Canada Post

Day 0 - PaySimply Payment

Day 0 (same day) - CRA recognizes payment as being made

Day 5 - Payment reflected in My Account / My Business Account

Installment payments

In Partnership with PayBright

Day 0 - PaySimply Payment

Day 3 - CRA recognizes payment as being made

Day 8 - Payment reflected in My Account / My Business Account

All days indicated are business days.

To confirm payment has been recognized by the CRA, log into your CRA My Account (Individual taxes) or My Business Account (Business taxes) to check your account balance.

Alberta TRA payment timeline

Credit Card & PayPal

Day 0 - PaySimply Payment

Day 3 - Alberta TRA recognizes payment as being made

Day 5 - 7 - Payment reflected in Alberta TRA's records

Interac e-Transfer

Day 0 - PaySimply Payment

Day 1 - Alberta TRA recognizes payment as being made

Day 3 - 5 - Payment reflected in Alberta TRA's records

In-person at Canada Post

Day 0 - PaySimply Payment

Day 3 - Alberta TRA recognizes payment as being made

Day 5 - 7 - Payment reflected in Alberta TRA's records

All days indicated are business days.

Contact Alberta TRA directly to confirm payment has been recognized.

Municipalities, utilities, and schools payment timeline

Credit Card, PayPal & Alipay

Day 0 - PaySimply Payment

Day 3 - Biller recognizes payment as being made

Varies - Payment reflected in biller's records

Interac e-Transfer

Day 0 - PaySimply Payment

Day 1 - Biller recognizes payment as being made

Varies - Payment reflected in biller's records

In-person at Canada Post

Day 0 - PaySimply Payment

Day 3 - Biller recognizes payment as being made

Varies - Payment reflected in biller's records

Installment payments

In Partnership with PayBright

Day 0 - PaySimply Payment

Day 3 - Biller recognizes payment as being made

Varies - Payment reflected in biller's records

All days indicated are business days.

Contact the government agency directly to confirm payment has been recognized.