Service: Community Volunteer Income Tax Program
|Record #: PER1996||Last Modified: 26 Feb 2016||Last Full Update: 24 Feb 2016|
|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.
|Hours||Tue-Thu 9 am-4:30 pm * Fri 9 am-4 pm|
|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
|Application||Drop off or call for information * Return is dropped off and picked up at a later date once completed|
|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|
|Primary Contact||Marty Peterson; Phone: 519-227-1453|