Canada. Canada Revenue Agency

Site: Perth

Service: Community Volunteer Income Tax Program

Description
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.  
 
Volunteers do not complete income tax and benefit returns for deceased persons, bankrupt individuals, or individuals who have capital gains or losses, employment expenses, or business or rental income and expenses.
Service Details
Hours Tue-Thu 9 am-4:30 pm * Fri 9 am-4 pm
Dates Year round
Areas Served Huron County ; Middlesex Centre ; Perth County ; Will accept returns for anyone in Perth and Huron provided that they are able to travel to drop off and pick up.
Eligibility These suggested maximum income levels should serve as a guideline only. 
 
Single Up to $30,000 
Couple Up to $40,000 
One adult with child Up to $35,000 
 
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: 
 
* Low-income individuals and social assistance recipients; 
* Newcomers to Canada; 
* Seniors; and 
* Students.
Application Drop off or call for information * Return is dropped off and picked up at a later date once completed
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Perth County
Address & Map
Ausable Community Centre, 183 Main St, Lucan
183 Main St
Lucan, ON N0M 2J0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
E-Mail ausable@ausable.ca
Website www.ausable.ca/
Primary Contact Marty Peterson; Phone: 519-227-1453

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