Site: Owen Sound - Harrison Park Senior Centre
Service: Community Volunteer Income Tax Program - Seniors Income Tax Clinic
|Record #: GRE0218||Last Modified: 22 Jan 2019||Last Full Update: 18 Jan 2019|
|Public Comments||Volunteer income tax clinic for seniors 50 years and over|
|Office Phone||Harrison Park Senior's Centre 519-371-0024|
|Addresses and Location|
|Site Location||In Harrison Park - Follow lane past restaurant to centre (small red brick house on right)|
|Located In Community||Owen Sound|
|Address||Harrison Park Senior Centre
75 Second Ave
Owen Sound, ON N4K 2E5
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|Intersection||2nd Ave and 1 St E|
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible|
|Description (Service)||Free income tax clinic run by volunteers for seniors 50 years and older. Assists individuals who are unable to complete their income tax and benefit return themselves and are unable to pay for assistance. Only provides assistance when income is low and tax situation is simple. Single income of $35,000. or less. No deceased, self-employed, Capital Gaines or loss, or interest over $1000 can be done under this program..
Can complete prior year and current year returns.
|Hours||Tue-Thu 1 pm-3:30 pm|
|Dates||Mar 5-Apr 30, 2019|
|Areas Served||Owen Sound|
|Eligibility||Ages: 50 year(s) and up
These suggested maximum income levels should serve as a guideline only.
Single: Up to $35,000
Married or common law: Up to $45,000
One adult with child: Up to $35,000 (Add $2,500 per additional child)
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:
* Aboriginal peoples;
* Low-income individuals and social assistance recipients;
* Newcomers to Canada;
* Seniors; and
|Application||Appointment required * call and leave clear message including name and phone number|