Published: March 20, 2020
Last Updated: February 21, 2022
If you deliberately falsify your Canadian income tax return, or are grossly negligent in preparing it, you may be subject to a penalty of 50% or more of the additional tax liability, and you may also be prosecuted for tax evasion.
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