Community Volunteer Income Tax Program

The Community Volunteer Income Tax Program (CVITP) provides eligible individuals with free help in completing their tax returns.

Delivered by: Canada Revenue Agency (CRA)

Eligibility Information

The CVITP assists eligible taxpayers who have low income, and simple, non-complex tax situations.

Other criteria may apply. For specific eligibility criteria, please visit Community Volunteer Income Tax Program page of the CRA website.

Related Information

  • Volunteers do not complete income tax and benefit returns for deceased persons, bankrupt individuals, or individuals who have capital gains or losses, employment expenses, or business or rental income and expenses.
  • The Clinics are offered between February and April of each year in various locations across Canada.