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Record #: BAR0504
Last Modified: 29 Feb 2024
Last Full Update: 08 Feb 2024


Toll Free Phone 1-800-959-8281, Individual Income Tax Inquiries
Primary Contact Winston Chan, Volunteer Coordinator, Income Tax Clinic; Phone: 249-315-8392; Email:
Alternate Contact Roger Leus, Volunteer; Phone: 249-315-8393; Email:


Address & Map
Barrie, ON
Physical Access Not Accessible


Description (Service) Trained volunteers available to assist members of the community with modest incomes who have difficulty completing their tax returns
  • No physical location for clinic, arrangements are made for clients to drop off required documents and pick up completed income tax files at an agreed upon location
  • Appointment required for virtual service and paperwork drop offs and pick-ups
  • will complete current year tax returns as well as previous years tax returns
Income Tax Clinics Program is sponsored by Canada Revenue Agency.
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 Every Thu from 10 am-5 pm beginning Jan 4, 2024 until Dec 31, 2024. Closed during lunch/dinner, open during holidays.
Areas Served Barrie
Eligibility Available to seniors, people with disabilities, single parents and others with a modest income who have basic, uncomplicated returns.
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 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 or employment expenses * exception applies
    • which have capital gains or losses
    • which have interest income over $1,000
    • which have foreign property (T1135)
    • which have foreign income * exception applies
    • which have business or rental income and expenses
    • for deceased persons or individuals bankrupt in this tax year (or the year before, if that return has not yet been filed)
    Click here for exceptions and more details
Application Call or email to make an appointment and/or to make arrangements to drop off required documents and pick up completed income tax files.
Languages English
Fees None


Service Categories Tax Preparation Assistance

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