Government of Canada

Canada Revenue Agency - Community Volunteer Income Tax Program


Description
Provides free tax preparation assistance through participating community agencies.

NOTE COVID-19: COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS ARE HOSTING FREE VIRTUAL TAX CLINICS. 

Service offers:

  • information on free tax preparation clinics
  • an online tool to find local free tax clinics
  • volunteer opportunities
  • information on how to offer free tax clinics at a community organization
Key Provider: accountants, volunteers
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to low income individuals and families filing a tax return. Family Size Total Family Income:
  • 1 person $35,000.00
  • 2 persons $45,000.00
  • More than 2 persons $45,000.00 plus $2,500.00 for each additional person
Application Process
Service Access: See below, To access service visit website for the tax clinic directory. Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Web Site
http://www.cra-arc.gc.ca/tx/ndvdls/vlntr/menu-eng.html
Languages
Language offered varies by clinic. Tax clinics can be searched by available languages, accessability, and services offered.
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: N/AMembership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Federal Government
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
April 29, 2019