Provides free, year round tax services for those with low to moderate income.

Service provides:

  • free, year round tax services for those with low income to moderate income, including assistance with applying for government benefit programs, at community organizations across Edmonton

Includes assistance with and applications for benefits such as:

  • City of Edmonton Leisure Access Program
  • Alberta Child Health Benefit (ACHB)
  • Alberta Adult Health Benefit (AAHB)
  • Alberta Child Care Subsidy
  • Canada Child Tax Benefit (CCTB)

Includes information on:

  • Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP) - government financial assistance for children
  • Registered Disability Savings Plan (RDSP) - government financial assistance for people with disabilities
  • benefits for seniors

Make Tax Time Pay (MTTP) also partners with other community organizations to offer customized filing and referral options (in person or drop off).

Affiliation: Partnered with Canada Revenue Agency's Community Volunteer Income Tax Program (CVITP)
Key Provider: trained and vetted volunteers and program staff
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • clients who self-identify as having low to modest incomes
Application Process
Service Access: By Appointment, To access service:
  • call Tax Hotline to book an over-the-phone tax appointment, to learn more about in person, or drop-off clinics offered in the community
  • call for more details or to learn how an organization can partner with Make Tax Time Pay (MTTP)
Able to back file taxes (up to 10 years).
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: Yes,

Appointment times can fill quickly during tax season resulting in a small wait time depending on the appointment day and time requested.

780-722-9409 (Tax Hotline)
Web Site
Amharic; Arabic; Cantonese; Dutch; English; Filipino; French; German; Gujarati; Hindi; Igbo; Korean; Malayalam; Mandarin; Marathi; Portuguese; Punjabi; Russian; Spanish; Tamil; Telegu; Tigrignia; Ukrainian; Urdu; Vietnamese; Yoruba - These languages may be available depending on the site visited. Please request services in other languages when calling.
Fee: No

Fee Reduction: No

Membership Fee: No

Wheelchair access: N/A -
Other disabled access: N/A -
Last Verified On
November 8, 2022
Hours of Operation
09:00 AM to 09:00 PM
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