How it works
  • Check your eligibility for help at a free tax clinic (CVITP). 
  • Fill the personal information form.
  • Send your tax document to us through our secured electronic drop box (e-courier).
  • A volunteer reviews your eligibility and tax documents.
  • After verification, your tax returns will be e-filed to CRA.

Check your eligibility

Income type

    • Employment
    • Pension
    • Benefits, such as the Canada Pension Plan, Old Age Security, disability insurance, employment insurance, and social assistance
    • Registered Retirement Savings Plans (RRSPs)
    • Scholarships, fellowships, bursaries, or grants
    • Interest (under $1,000)
    • Other Income (Specify)
    • No income
    • Self-employment (Individuals must have a T4A and meet the requirements below in order to qualify)

Individuals who have a T4A slip (Statement of Pension, Retirement, Annuity, and Other Income), that shows self-employed or business in box 048, may be eligible to have their tax return completed through the CVITP if all of the following conditions are met:

    • The total income in box 048 is under $1,000
    • No expenses are claimed
    • The individual is not registered as a GST/HST recipient.

Any individual who intends to claim any type of expense (employment expense, self-employment expenses, business expenses, etc.) does not qualify for this program.

Suggested levels of income

Family size Total family income
Number of persons Amount
1 person $35,000
2 persons $45,000
3 persons $47,500
4 persons $50,000
5 persons $52,500
More than 5 persons $52,500, plus $2,500 for each additional person

In order to qualify, your family income must be less than the above-suggested income levels. Furthermore, family size includes an individual, or a couple, and their dependents.

Check out the required documents

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