Comox Valley Lions Club offering free tax-filing service to low-income individuals/families

Comox Valley Lions Club offering free tax-filing service to low-income individuals/families

The Comox Valley Lions Club is once again offering a Community Volunteer Income Tax Program to low-income earners in the area.

The service is free to any person who falls within the following annual income guidelines:

Single person – $35,000

Couple – $45,000

One adult w/child – $45,000

Each additional child – $2,500

Interest income less than $1,000

The volunteers have been trained by the CRA to file very basic income tax returns.

The volunteers are not trained to complete complex returns for individuals who:

1. report income for self-employment, rental income, capital gains/losses

2. claim employment expenses

3. are deceased or bankrupt.

The service will run every Tuesday throughout the months of March and April, from 1-3:30 p.m. Drop-offs and walk-ins are welcome. The Comox Valley Lions Club is located at 1729 Comox Ave. in Comox (entrance from the rear parking lot).

For more information call 250-339-6232 and leave a message.

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