Other Tasks in eTaxBC

You can perform a variety of basic tasks through eTaxBC.

Sending us a message     

To send a message:

  1. Log on to your eTaxBC account
  2. Under “I Want To” in the top right corner, click on Contact the Ministry
  3. Select a Message Type from the drop down list
  4. Complete the form
  5. Click on the Add button beside Attachments if you want to send an attachment with your message. The maximum size of an attachment is 50 MB.
  6. Click Submit

You won’t receive an email notification when your message has been responded to. To check if you’ve received a response:

  1. Click on the Notifications tab near the centre of the page
  2. Click on the History button next to My Notices

Messages are listed in the Inbox. You may view both sent and received messages by clicking on the Inbox (received) and Outbox (sent) tabs in the top left corner of the page.

Reading your web messages or email notices

To read web messages or email notices:

  1. Log on to your eTaxBC account
  2. Click on the Notifications tab near the centre of the page
  3. Click on the History button next to My Notices

Messages are listed in the Inbox. You can view both sent and received messages by clicking on the Inbox (received) and Outbox (sent) tabs in the top left corner of the page.

Reading your letters

To read your letters:

  1. Log on to your eTaxBC account
  2. Click on the Notifications tab near the centre of the page
  3. Click on the History button next to My Letters
  4. Click on the link in the Type column to view a letter

Navigating through pages

There are a number of ways you can move through eTaxBC pages:

  • Click on any hyperlink after logging on to your eTaxBC account
  • Click on the Menu in the top left corner
  • Click on the breadcrumb trail at the top of the page

Viewing your eTaxBC activity history

To view your previous eTaxBC account activities:

  1. Log on to your eTaxBC account
  2. Click on the History tab near the centre of the page. Your full history is listed.
  3. Click on the hyperlinked confirmation number of a specific item and a summary of the item will come up
  4. Click View under the “Status” section at the centre of the page to display item details

Items in History will have one of the following statuses:

  • Pending: the item has been filed, but not yet received
  • Processing: the item has been received
  • Completed: the item has been completed
  • Withdrawn: the item has been cancelled
  • Not Submitted: the item has been saved, but not yet submitted

 To view previous eTaxBC activity for a specific tax account:

  1. Log on to your eTaxBC account
  2. Click on the appropriate account
  3. Click on the History tab near the centre of the page. Your full eTaxBC account history is listed.