Established by the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA), volunteer tax preparation clinics across the country assist eligible taxpayers who have low income, such as social assistance recipients, newcomers to Canada, seniors and students, who have simple, non-complex tax situations.
As a community partner, Townshippers’ and a team of dedicated volunteers have helped members of the English-speaking community to prepare and file their taxes. In our first year the service assisted about 45 clients, by 2012 that number had grown to 200.
You may be eligible if you have a modest income and a simple tax situation.
A simple tax situation means you have no income or if your income comes from these sources:
Your tax situation is not simple if you:
Due to the high volume of clients and in order to ensure the confidentiality of your information, please note that this service is offered by appointment only. To schedule an appointment, contact 819-566-2182 or [email protected]ownshippers.org. Remember to bring your tax information slips and receipts with you.
If you are ineligible for this service but need help finding an income tax service near you, contact our Information & Referral Service at 819-566-2182 or Canada Revenue Agency at 1-800-267-6999.
If you are eligible for this service, but our Sherbrooke and Lac-Brome offices are too far, consult the CRA’s list of Volunteer Tax Preparation Clinics for a location near you.
Pour un service en français dans la région de Sherbrooke SVP veuillez contacter Solutions Budget Plus au 819-562-8656