Description (Service) COVID-19 Due to concerns regarding COVID-19, all income tax clinics have been placed on hold until further notice 
For individuals unable to complete their income tax and benefit return themselves and are unable to pay for assistance, the Community Volunteer Income Tax Program (CVITP) may be able to assist * Volunteers can help complete the income tax and benefit return if income is low and tax situation is simple 
Will complete prior and current year returns
Service Details
Hours COVID-19 Fully closed
Dates 2020: Sun Mar 8, Sat Mar 14, Sun Mar 15, Sat Mar 28, Sun Mar 29, Sat Apr 4, Sun Apr 5, Sat Apr 18, Sun Apr 19, Sat Apr 25, Sun Apr 26
Areas Served Bruce County ; Grey County
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 $40,000 (Add $2,500 per additional child) 
Interest income limited to under $1,000 
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; or 
* individuals who report employment expenses, or business or rental income and expenses. 
Eligible taxpayers normally served by the CVITP include: 
* Aboriginal peoples; 
* Low-income individuals and social assistance recipients; 
* Newcomers to Canada; 
* Seniors; and 
* Students
Application By appointment only 
Call the office of Alex Ruff, MP to request an appointment * Leave a message for a volunteer who will return your call after 5 pm to arrange an appointment time * Do not call or go to any Community Living office, all appointments and inquiries are arranged through office of Alex Ruff 
If you are unable to call to arrange an appointment, walk in on clinic dates to book an appointment  
Cancellations: 2 business days notice prior to appointment date is required to cancel an appointment * No shows will lose the privilege of using the clinic
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Owen Sound
Address & Map
769 4th Ave E
Owen Sound, ON N4K 2N5
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Intersection 8th St E and 4th Av E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone Alex Ruff's Office: 519-371-1059

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