Canada. Canada Revenue Agency [Central East]

Site: Owen Sound -YMCA Employment Services

Service: Community Volunteer Income Tax Program

Description
Description (Service) COVID-19 Response The free income tax clinics are open for drop off service * Call 519-371-9222 and leave a message and they will call back to make arrangements * Drop off will be in Owen Sound and Hanover 
 
Virtual Tax Service is also now available * Tax preparation over the phone or online video chat * For information call: Owen Sound area call 519-371-9222 Ext 6 Hanover area call 519-364-3163 Press “0”. Please leave a message. 
 
Regular 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 
 
Can prepare current and previous years' returns
Service Details
Hours COVID-19 Call to make arrangement for drop off or to arrange for virtual clinic
Dates Mar-Dec
Areas Served Owen Sound - and surrounding area
Eligibility These suggested maximum income levels should serve as a guideline only 
 
Single individual – up to $35,000 
Two-person family – up to $45,000 (combined income of a couple, or one adult with one child under 18) 
+ add $2,500 for each additional dependent child in the family 
 
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 
* 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 
* Students
Application Call for make arrangement
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Owen Sound
Address & Map
Professional Centre
945 3rd Ave E, Ste 23
Owen Sound, ON N4K 2K8
 
View Google Map
Intersection 3rd Ave and 10th St E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-371-9222 Ext 6
E-Mail kara.caven@osgb.ymca.ca
Website www.canada.ca/en/revenue-agency/services/tax/individuals/community-volunteer-income-tax-program.html
Primary Contact Kara Caven, Administrative Assistant

Agency Overview

Similar Service(s)