Volunteer Tax Program

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We offer a volunteer-based tax preparation program for LOW INCOME seniors with SIMPLE returns ONLY

We are NOT tax specialists or accountants and cannot answer your detailed tax questions. Those must be referred to Canada Revenue Agency

Tax Eligibility Questions:

  • NEW FOR 2021- ONLY GIS, CPP and OAS or PWD- NO OTHER INCOME ACCEPTED
  • MUST be under $30k/yr for singles or $45/yr for couples
  • Will ONLY accept drop offs; we will mail your taxes back to you 
  • Do you have ALL of your T-slips?
    • BE SURE- once your return is filed, nothing can be added electronically
    • If not, you must call 1.800.959.8281

EXCLUSIONS: We cannot do returns for the following:

  • Any self-employment income
  • Interest income greater than $1,000
  • Sold a home in the last 12 months
  • Any employment expenses
  • Any capital gains/losses
    • Major investments etc.
  • Business/rental property income
  • Deceased Persons or the spouse
  • Foreign Pensions
  • Missing information
  • Bankruptcy files

Alternative Tax Services:

Cathy Renoe: 250.870.3758                  

The Tax Pros: 250.762.8206