Canada. Canada Revenue Agency [York Region]

Site: Tax Preparation Assistance (TPA) program

Record Details
Former Name Volunteer Tax Preparation Clinics
Toll Free Phone Individual income tax enquiries, English 1-800-959-8281 ; French 1-800-959-7383

Businesses and self-employed individuals, English 1-800-959-5525 ; French 1-800-959-7775

TIPS automated information service 1-800-267-6999

Telerefund automated information about income tax refunds, English 1-800-959-1956 ; French 1-800-959-1958
TTY Phone 1-800-665-0354
Website www.canada.ca/en/revenue-agency.html
Funding Federal
Description (Service) Information for individuals and businesses on income tax deductions (including RRSP contributions), credits and exemptions * online course on taxation and the tax filing process

Goods and Services Tax/Harmonized Sales Tax (GST/HST) Credit, English 1-800-387-1193, French 1-800-387-1194 -- payable quarterly to those with low and modest incomes

Ontario Trillium Benefit, English 1-877-627-6645 , French 1-877-627-6664 -- monthly (or annual) payment combining Ontario Sales Tax Credit, Ontario Energy and Property Tax Credit and Northern Ontario Energy Credit

Community Volunteer Income Tax Program -- tax preparation clinics for persons with low income * in partnership with volunteer organizations
Hours Telephone agents -- individuals Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm, businesses Mon-Fri 9 am-6 pm * automated telephone information -- Mon-Sun 24 hours
Dates Volunteer tax preparation clinics are generally offered between February and April each year at various locations across Canada * check Web pageas community organizations add clinics on on-going basis
Areas Served York Region
Eligibility Eligible taxpayers normally served by the CVITP may include: low-income individuals and social assistance recipients; newcomers to Canada; older adults; and students * check website for details
Application Bring your tax information slips and receipts - volunteers need them to prepare your income tax and benefit return 
 
How to get slips: current year and prior year old age security (OAS), employment insurance (EI) and Canada pension plan (CPP) tax slips electronically - this secure service is found by visiting Service Canada online at www.cra-arc.gc.ca/formspubs/t1gnrl/on-eng.html
Languages English ; additional languages at individual clinics - check clinics listed on website for more details
Fees None
Located In Community York Region
Physical Access Not Applicable ; check website for each clinic's accessibility
Service Categories Tax Preparation Assistance

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