Please note that due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, ALL remaining income tax clinics have been CANCELLED until further notice. February 11, 2022.
Not sure where to start with your taxes? Don’t fret. The TD York U Community Engagement Centre, the Canada Revenue Agency and Chartered Professional Accountants provide workshops to support Black Creek residents in filing their taxes.
Individuals who do not file returns are missing out on the social benefits that are included. It is not uncommon to prepare two years of returns at once. Individuals need to file a tax return in order to qualify (or continue to qualify) for the following social benefits:
- Social assistance
- The Guaranteed Income
- Supplement (GIS) for seniors
- The Ontario Student Loan Program (OSAP)
- The Canada Child Tax Benefit and GST Benefit
- The Trillium Benefit