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Canada. Canada Revenue Agency [Central East]

Site: Community Wholeness Centre - Barrie

Service: Community Volunteer Income Tax Program, Community Wholeness Centre

Public Comments COVID-19 Update  
  • Virtual tax clinics, via zoom or telephone, by appointment only 
  • To make an appointment 
    Tax clinics offered all year on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 11 am-3 pm, by appointment only, can prepare current and previous returns for up to 10 years
Office Phone 705-733-5683
Toll Free Phone Individual Income Tax Inquiries: 1-800-959-8281 * Tax Forms Warehouse: 1-800-959-2221
Primary Contact Yolanda Gallo, Executive Director, Community Wholeness Centre; Phone: 705-241-5488; Email:
Alternate Contact Winston Chan, Income Tax Lead; Phone: 249-315-8392; Email:
Primary Executive `
Address & Map
12 Chase McEachern Way
Barrie, ON L4M 1A1
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Intersection Bayfield St and Simcoe St
Mailing Address c/o Creating Connection 
12 Chase McEachern Way 
Barrie, ON L4M 1A1
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description (Service) COVID-19 Update  
  • Virtual tax clinics, via zoom or telephone, by appointment only 
  • To make an appointment 
    Regular Service 
    Trained volunteers are available to assist members of the community with modest incomes who have difficulty completing their tax returns 
    • will complete current year tax returns as well as previous years tax returns 
    • e-filing available
    Income Tax Clinics Program is sponsored by Canada Revenue Agency, with clinics being held in various locations * see separate listings for each of these clinics
Volunteer Description Volunteers wishing to participate with CWC's Income Tax Clinics are encouraged to register with CVITP on Revenue Canada's Website.
Service Details
Legal Status (40) Federal Government
Hours Income Tax Clinics: Virtual/Phone Only
Areas Served Barrie - and surrounding area
Eligibility Available to seniors, people with disabilities, single parents and others with a modest income who have basic, uncomplicated returns * will do returns for current and prior year  
Income Limits per family 
Family size is calculated as a single adult or couple and their dependent children under 18 * if there are other adults living in the same household they would file a separate income tax return * the service will not accept returns which show an annual income exceeding approximately: 
* $35,000 for a one person family  
* $45,000 for a two-person family (combined income of a couple, or one adult with one child under 18 yrs) 
* $47,500 for a three-person family (combined income of a couple with one child, or one adult with two children under 18 yrs) 
* $50, 000 for a four-person family (combined income of a couple with two children, or one adult with three children under 18 yrs) 
* $52,500 for a five-person family (combined income of a couple with 3 children, or one adult with four children under 18 yrs) 
* $52,500 plus $2,500 for each additional dependent (under 18 yrs) for a family with more than five persons 
The service will not do returns: 
* which have legal or financial complications 
* which have self employed income 
* which have capital gains or losses 
* which have stocks/dividends 
* which have farm subsidies 
* which have will/inheritance income 
* which have business or rental income and expenses 
* for deceased persons or bankrupt individuals
Application To make an appointment: 
Clients should have all relevant information including: 
  • T4's and T5's
  • receipts including rent, property tax bills, etc and last year's return if possible
  • government issued photo ID required
Languages English
Fees None
Service Categories Tax Preparation Assistance

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