SVNH Tax Clinic is closed in March and April

With the outbreak of COVID-19 virus, SVNH income tax clinic has been cancelled for March and April 2020. This is a precautionary measure to safeguard the health of the volunteers and clients. We will reassess the status of the income tax clinic once social distancing is no longer a requirement. There are several options to file your taxes. We encourage you to check the resources below:

Important changes to tax-filing and payment deadlines

Ways to file tax returns. You can choose from the following services


If you can access a computer, you can file online using CRA certified tax-filing software. There are a variety of software products to meet their needs, some of which are free! Visit CRA's website for more information about how to file your taxes online.

File my Return - Automate Phone Service

File my Return is a free, secure, and easy to use telephone service for eligible people with low income or a fixed income whose situations remain unchanged from year to year. Those who are eligible have received an invitation letter in the mail or in their T1 income tax and benefit package. The service makes it easy and lets you file your income tax and benefit through an automated phone service. Visit CRA’s website to learn more about File my Return.

Paper Filing

You can still file your income tax return on paper. If you filed on paper last year and your address information with the CRA was up-to-date, you should have received your paper tax package in the mail by February 17, 2020.

You can view, download and order forms at or call the CRA at 1-855-330-3305 to order a copy. If you need to order a package, please keep in mind that it may take 10 days for delivery.