CRA Direct Deposit

Our personal banking members are now able to sign up for CRA direct deposit right from online banking! This service provides you with a fast and secure way to get your payments straight to your account. 

In order to sign-up for CRA direct deposits through online banking, you must meet the following criteria:

  • Have a chequing account
  • Have a valid Social Insurance Number (SIN) and date of birth on file with Northern Birch Credit Union
  • Have previously filed at least one income tax return with CRA 

You can receive the following CRA payments through direct deposit: 

  • Income tax refund
  • Canada child benefit
  • ​Goods & services tax/harmonized sales tax (GST/HST) credit
  • Canada workers benefit 
  • Related provincial and territorial payments
  • The new Canada Emergency Response Benefit ​

How to set up CRA Direct Deposit through online banking:

Please note, this service is only available through online banking and not currently offered on the mobile banking apps.

1. Log into Online Banking 

2. Select Account Services from the lefthand menu

3. Select Set Up CRA Direct Deposit 

4. Follow the prompts to enter and review your personal and account information 

5. Hit submit 

6. Verify your MY CRA Account within 2 business days to make sure the information has gone through and is accurate 

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