Income Tax Clinics


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Record #: OAK0511 Last Modified: 30 May 2014 Last Full Update: 28 Jan 2014 Update Schedule: 01 Jan 2015
Record Owner: OAK Date Created: 25 Feb 1991 Date Deleted: N/A  
Memos and Bulletins
Comments for the PublicVolunteers DO NOT complete Income Tax and benefit returns for deceased persons or individuals who are/have: * filing for bankruptcy * capital gains/losses * business/self-employed * rental income and expenses 
* call 1-800-959-8281 or visit the website 
Income tax forms available online, in postal outlets and at the Service Canada Centre at 117 Cross Ave, Unit 5B
Contact Information
Toll Free PhoneCanada Revenue Agency general income tax inquiries 1-800-959-8281
FaxHamilton Tax Services Office 905-546-1615
Agency Information
Parent Agency NameGeneral Topics and Information
Service Level(40) Federal Government
Description and Service Details
Service DescriptionVolunteer income tax clinics for 2014 (2013 tax year) are now finished -- this record will be updated in January-February 2015 with information on clinics for preparation of tax returns for 2014. 
Supplemental Description 
Free 2014 Income Tax Clinics for Low Income residents (<$30,000 individuals/<$40,000 couple) * must meet Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) eligibility criteria 
Community Volunteer Income Tax Program (CVITP) 
* community-based outreach program sponsored by the Canada Revenue Agency  
* volunteers donate their time  
* individuals with low income and a simple tax situation are eligible for this free service, at local locations 
* Kerr Street Ministries 
485 Kerr St, 9 am-2 pm * February 26, March 10, 19 and 24, April 2 and 9, 2014 * drop off, leave & pick up at later date * walk-ins are welcome * first come, first served  
* White Oaks Branch Library 
1070 McCraney St E, 9:30 am-3 pm * March 7 and 21, April 11, 2014 * drop off, leave & pick up at later date * first come, first served  
* Women's Centre  
South Oakville Centre (formerly Hopedale Mall), Suite 229, 1515 Rebecca St, 10 am-1 pm * Feb 24, March 3, 17, 31, April 14, 2014 * first come, first served, women only * drop off, leave & pick up at later date  
* Oak Park Neighbourhood Centre 
2200 Sawgrass Drive, March 26, 2014 10 am-4 pm * call for appointment 905-257-6029 for form which must be completed in advance 
Service also available at: 
* Halton Multicultural Council, 1092 Speers Rd 
Newcomers/new immigrants, registered clients with low income only * call 905-842-2486 ext 240 for more information 
* Newcomers Centre/Centre for Education & Training 
171 Speers Rd * call for appointment, 905-875-3851 ext 5023 * Saturdays March 15, 22, 29 and April 5, 12, 2014 *9 am-12 noon *Tuesdays March 11,18, 25 and April 1,15, 29, 2014 * 9am-4 pm * documents required, must stay for appointment
HoursCanada Revenue Agency:  
automated service is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week 
* from February 17 to April 30, 2014, telephone agents will be available Monday to Friday (except holidays) from 8:15 am-9 pm (local time) weekdays, and from 9 am-5 pm on Saturdays (except Easter weekend) 
Areas ServedOakville
EligibilityVolunteers DO NOT complete Income Tax and benefit returns for deceased persons or individuals who are/have * filing for bankruptcy * capital gains/losses * business/self-employed * rental income and expenses 
For low income people only * in general, income ceilings are $30,000 for individuals, $40,000 for couples, and varying levels for families, based on number of children, but these may be flexible for those with special deductions, or who are close to income ceiling * if in doubt, to find out if you're eligible, call Canada Revenue Agency 1-800-959-8281 or ask at income tax clinic  
Applicationincome tax packages available at postal outlets and Service Canada centres or online
LanguagesEnglish ; other languages available at the Newcomer Centre and the Halton Multicultural Council - call for information
Directory Description and Headings
Seniors Directory HeadingsCommunity Information
Site Information
Located In CommunityOakville
Wheelchair AccessibilityUnknown or Not Applicable - varies by location
Taxonomy and Classification
Service CategoriesTax Preparation Assistance
SubjectsFree services ; Immigrants ; Income tax ; Income tax clinics ; Low income people ; Seniors ; Women
Other Details
CIC Internal ResourcesOakville Public Libraries brochure racks for booklet "Personal Tax Planning Guide"