Canadian Volunteer Income Tax Program


The Community Volunteer Income Tax program (CVITP) is a collaboration between the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) and participating community organizations.

The Community Volunteer Income Tax Program arranges for trained volunteers to complete income tax and benefit returns for community members who fall within the income guidelines at no charge.

2023 Income Thresholds

Family Size    Total Family Income

  • 1 person    $35,000
  • 2 persons    $45,000
  • 3 persons    $47,500
  • 4 persons    $50,000
  • 5 persons    $52,500
  • More than 5 persons    $52,500 plus $2,500 for each additional individual

Income tax returns cannot be prepared for individuals who:

  • have self-employment income
  • have business or rental income and expenses
  • have capital gains for losses
  • have employment expenses
  • filed for bankruptcy 
  • are deceased in the year

The CVITP runs in March and April each year.

Registration Information

For more information or to make an appointment, please call  780-352-3321 ext. 2292.

If you need help completing your taxes outside these months, please call 780-352-3321 ext. 2292.