Free Income Tax Clinics Available in 2015


Brantford, ON
– Community Resource Service and Millard, Rouse & Rosebrugh LLP, Chartered Professional Accountants (Millards) are working again this year in partnership with the Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario.

Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario provide free income tax clinics to low-income households. The 2015 Clinic marks the 44th year the service has been provided in our community.

“Community Resource Service is happy to join Millards to provide this service to low income individuals in our community,” said Heather Vanner, Executive Director. “The program will allow many individuals in our community to have free assistance for the completion of their income tax returns. It is a nice fit with our organization.”

Community Resource Service operates the Brantford Food Bank, Employment Services, and the Christmas Baskets program. Its mission is to provide assistance to economically stressed individuals in our community.

“Millards staff are pleased to volunteer and to use their expertise to assist low-income individuals in our community,” said Joshua Laporte CPA, CA, with Millards, and Chair of the Income Tax Clinics.

Millards is a chartered professional accounting firm that provides services in corporate and personal taxes, financial and estate planning, auditing, business consulting and valuations, and technology solutions.

The free clinics will take place on the following evenings at the offices of Community Resource Service located at 1100 Clarence St. S., in Brantford:

  • Tuesday, March 3, 2015
  • Thursday, March 5, 2015
  • Tuesday, March 10, 2015
  • Thursday, March 12, 2015

The clinics operate by appointment only; appointments can be made beginning February 2, 2015. Eligible individuals can make an appointment by calling Community Resource Service at 519-751-4357 x 226.

Eligibility for the clinics is based on total income per household. For those with no dependents, total household income must be $25,000 or less. If there are dependents, then the limit is $35,000.

For more information, please call:
Cindy Oliver, Community Resource Service
519-751-4357 x226

Joshua Laporte, CPA, CA, Millards
519-754-2796

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