Free Tax Clinic
April 10 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Filing your taxes can be a daunting task if you don’t know how to prepare your return. With this year’s tax season fast approaching, our free income tax clinic is here to help. Make an appointment today!
Volunteers can help you prepare your income tax and benefit return if you have low income and a simple tax situation. Volunteers are not employees or volunteers of the Canada Revenue Agency. Please remember to bring all your tax slips and forms with you including your previous year’s Notice of Assessment.
Am I eligible?
Community Volunteer Income Tax Program (CVITP) volunteers prepare income tax and benefit returns for individuals with low to modest income and a simple tax situation. These can include:
- Social assistance recipients;
- Newcomers to Canada;
- Seniors; and
To determine a taxpayer’s eligibility, use the income levels shown below as a guideline.
|Taxpayer Status||Maximum Family Income|
|Single person||up to $35,000|
|Couple||up to $45,000|
For each additional dependent add $2,500 to the family income.
The taxpayer should not have interest income of more than $1,000. Volunteers will not prepare complex returns, such as returns for individuals who:
- Have self-employment income;
- Have business or rental income and expenses;
- Have capital gains or losses;
- Have employment expenses;
- File for bankruptcy; or
- Deceased in the year.
To make an appointment, please contact the church office at 905-568-4696 or fill out the form below: