Canada. Canada Revenue Agency [Central East]

Site: Owen Sound - Harrison Park Senior Centre

Service: Community Volunteer Income Tax Program - Seniors Income Tax Clinic

Description
Description (Service) Free income tax clinic run by volunteers * Assists individuals who are unable to complete their income tax and benefit return themselves and are unable to pay for assistance * Only provides assistance when income is low and tax situation is simple 
 
Can complete prior year and current year returns
Service Details
Hours Mon-Thu 1 pm-3:30 pm
Dates Mar 2-Apr 30, 2020
Areas Served Owen Sound
Eligibility These suggested maximum income levels should serve as a guideline only: 
* Single: Up to $35,000  
* Married or common law: Up to $45,000  
* One adult with child: Up to $35,000 (Add $2,500 per additional child)  
 
Interest income less than $1000 
 
Local community organizations have the flexibility to adjust or set additional eligibility criteria for taxpayers based on the local economic environment, the population they serve and their own capacity 
 
Volunteers do not prepare tax returns for complex situations such as:  
* returns for deceased persons 
* individuals who file for bankruptcy  
* self-employed individuals 
* individuals who report capital gains or losses 
* individuals who report employment expenses, or business or rental income and expenses 
 
Eligible taxpayers normally served by the CVITP include:  
* Indigenous peoples 
* Low-income individuals and social assistance recipients  
* Newcomers to Canada 
* Seniors 
* Students
Application Appointment required * Call and leave clear message including name and phone number
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Site Location In Harrison Park - Follow lane past restaurant to centre (small red brick house on right)
Located In Community Owen Sound
Address & Map
Harrison Park Senior Centre
75 Second Ave
Owen Sound, ON N4K 2E5
 
View Google Map
Intersection 2nd Ave and 1 St E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone Harrison Park Senior's Centre: 519-371-0024
Website https://www.canada.ca/en/revenue-agency/services/tax/individuals/community-volunteer-income-tax-program.html

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