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Free Tax Clinic

Fridays in April 2018, 10am-5pm
Queen's Square
1 North Square, Cambridge, ON
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A free tax clinic in conjunction with the community volunteer income tax program is being sponsored by the Cambridge Council on Aging and hosted by Idea Exchange in Cambridge at 2 locations, Queen’s Square and Preston.  

Individuals who reside in Cambridge are eligible to have their returns prepared for free by a volunteer CPA if they have a modest income and a simple tax situation. Generally, modest income is $30,000 or less for 1 person or $40,000 for 2 persons (or $2,500 for each additional person in a family)

Simple tax situation

In general, tax situations are defined as simple if an individual has no income or only has income from these sources:

  • employment
  • pension
  • government benefits such as CPP, OAS, GIS, disability, employment insurance, social assistance etc.
  • registered retirement savings plans (RRSP's)
  • support payments
  • scholarships, fellowships, bursaries or grants
  • interest (under $1,000)

A tax situation is not considered simple if they involve the following:

  • self-employment or have employment expenses
  • business or rental income and expenses
  • capital gains or losses
  • filed for bankruptcy
  • a tax return for a deceased person

Appointments can be booked by calling 519-623-1713 (Melissa) weekdays or emailing admin [at]

  • Some drop offs maybe permitted
  • Clients must provide all forms and receipts as well as their prior year return
  • Special arrangements maybe available for those that are housebound. 

Please note the Friday, April 20 clinic runs from 10am-3pm only.


Free, must be eligible to attend.


For more information, call Melissa at 519-623-1713 on weekdays or email admin [at]

Canadian Tax Forms