Can CRA Take My Child Tax Benefit?

Published by Mohamed Konate | Updated Nov 11, 2023
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Can CRA Take My Child Tax Benefit?

No, the CRA cannot take your child tax benefit to pay tax debt without your permission. Although, if you overpaid child tax benefits in previous years, the CRA can apply current payments towards your tax debt.

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Mohamed Konate

Mohamed Konate is a personal finance expert, blogger, and marketing consultant based out of Toronto. He is a former financial services professional who worked for many years at major Canadian financial institutions where he managed the marketing strategy around various financial products ranging from credit cards to lines of credit. Mohamed is passionate about personal finance and holds a Bachelor in Business Administration from the University of Quebec (Montreal) and a Master in International Business from the University of Sherbrooke (Quebec).He is also the author of the Canadian Credit Card Guidebook.

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