Volunteer Income Tax Clinic

The Lakehead Social Planning Council administers a volunteer income tax clinic on behalf of the Canada Revenue Agency. Returns are completed using UFile software and are e-filed during income tax season (Mar 1, 2016-Apr 30, 2016). The program accepts income tax year-round and is able to complete multiple years. All income tax returns are completed on a first come, first served basis.
 
Note: Volunteers are not able to complete capital gains, rental income, business income returns or estate returns

Hours
Mon - Fri 8:30am - 3:30pm - Closed 12noon to 1pm
 

Do you have a simple return and is your income under $20,000.00?
You could file your income tax online for free using Ufile.
 
Eligibility
 $30,000 Single Person
 $40,000 Couple
 $35,000 One Adult with Child
 $  2,500  Each Additional Dependent
 $  1,000  Interest Income

Income Tax Returns are NOT Prepared for...
 Deceased Persons
 Individuals filing for Bankruptcy
 Self Employed Individuals
 Individuals reporting Capital Gains/Losses
 Individuals with Business Expenses
 Business and Rental Income and Expenses

What you need to bring...
 Your 2014 Income Tax Assessment and 2014 Income Tax Summary and
 proof of identity from the taxpayer before you prepare their return. Proof of identity should:
- be valid
- be government issued
- include a photo

Income Slips:
 Employment and Pension  (T4,T4A)
 Interest, Investment  (T3, T5)
 Social Assistance, WSIB  (T5009)
 Universal Child Care Benefits  (RC62)
 Alimony/Child Support received or made
 Other income earned (with no expenses)

Deduction Slips:
 RRSP
 Medical Expenses
 Donations
 Tuition (T2202A)
 Safety Deposit Box
 Child Fitness & Extracurricular Program Registration Fees
 Rent/Property Taxes
 Bus Passes for employment
 CRA Disability Certificate (One time only)

To receive the above and other credits such as the Federal Universal Child Care Benefit (UCCB), Federal GST/HST and the Provincial Ontario Trillium Benefit (OTB), you must file your 2015 Income Tax by April 30th!
 
We are completing all intakes on a computerized system this year and our forms will be automatically generated, however if you are part of an organization assisting individuals to complete their taxes you can download the forms below and drop them off to our office.
 
 
 
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