Tax Time Series 2022
The ATB Centre for Financial Empowerment is hosting the Tax Time Series to support learners this tax season.
Slaying Your Taxes | Wednesday, March 2, 2022 | Time: 12:30-1:30pm Register here
Learn about taxes and get answers to questions most frequently asked by post-secondary students.
What You Need To Know About Tax | Wednesday, March 9, 2022 | Time: 12:30-1:30pm Register here
Understand the Canadian tax system and learn good tax practices.
Income Tax Basics | Wednesday, March 16, 2022 | Time: 12:30-1:30pm Register here
Learn the basics about tax returns, what a tax return looks like, and ways to file a return.
How To File Your Taxes | Wednesday, March 23, 2022 | Time: 5:00-7:00pm Register here
In this live demo, you will learn how to file your taxes using online software.
Free Tax Clinics 2022
Free tax clinics are available for eligible individuals through the Community Volunteer Income Tax Program (CVITP) and the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA). To be eligible, you must have a simple tax situation and modest household income as determined by the Canada Revenue Agency:
- $35,000 or less for a single person with no dependents,
- $52,500 or less a 5 persons household including dependents
*Family size or household includes an individual, or a couple, and their dependents (children under the age of 18).
For more information on the eligibility requirements, visit the Canada Revenue Agency About Free Tax Clinics page.
To find a free tax clinic in your community, use the Canada Revenue Agency tool at Get Your Taxes Done At A Free Tax Clinic. In Calgary, call the City of Calgary 2-1-1.
Tax Clinics For Bow Valley College Students
Bow Valley College, in partnership with CPA Alberta, will host virtual tax clinics for eligible Bow Valley College students in March 2022. Appointments are limited and will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. Students can also check the Canada Revenue website for other free tax filing options through the Community Volunteer Income Tax Program (CVITP) Get Your Taxes Done At A Free Tax Clinic.
1. Attend a drop-in information session to determine if you meet the eligibility criteria
- February 28 | 11:30am - 1:00pm
- March 1 | 11:30am - 1:00pm
- March 4 | 9:00 - 10:30 am Join Here
- March 4 | 2:30 - 4:00pm Join Here
2. Tax clinic appointments are taking place March 14 to April 1, 2022. Make an appointment with the Financial Coach to submit your tax filing documents.
If you have questions about 2022 tax clinics, please contact the Financial Empowerment Coach at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Resources For Filing Your Tax Return
The following resources are available at the Canada Revenue Agency website
To know more about your tax obligation and documents required to file your income tax return, click here. You can also receive assistance with your tax filing at Community Volunteer Income Tax clinics. To find a free tax clinic in your community, use the Canada Revenue Agency tool at Get Your Taxes Done At A Free Tax Clinic. In Calgary, call the City of Calgary 2-1-1.