|Record #: GRE0288||Last Modified: 22 Jan 2018||Last Full Update: 03 Feb 2017|
|Description (Service)||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.
Prior and current year returns.
|Hours||2017 clinic dates by appointment
Wed, 10 am-4 pm - Mar 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 * Apr 5, 12, 19, 26
|Areas Served||Grey County|
|Eligibility||These suggested maximum income levels should serve as a guideline only.
Single: Up to $30,000
Married or common law: Up to $40,000
One adult with child: Up to $35,000 (Add $2,500 per additional child)
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
|Application||Call or email to request appointment|
|Address and Location|
|Located In Community||Meaford|
|Address & Map||
15 Trowbridge St W
Meaford, ON N4L 1V4
|Physical Access||Clinic is on 2nd floor with only stair access * arrangements can be made to assist on the main level - it is not in a fully enclosed room but dividers can be used * if main floor access is required, advise when making appointment|
|Primary Contact||Amy Jennison, Meaford Public Library; Phone: 519-538-1060 ext 1131; Email: email@example.com|