The Community Volunteer Income Tax Program (CVITP) returns!

FREE return for eligible Parkland County residents with modest income and simple return.



  1. Register and claim your spot.
  2. You will then be contacted to complete an intake package over the phone.
  3. A trained CVITP volunteer will prepare your tax return and submit it online. You will receive confirmation once your tax return has been filed.

How to register:

Online, 24/7:  

By phone: 780-591-5651 (Monday - Thursday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)

In person: Monday - Thursday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. at

TriCALA: 115, 4302-33 St., Stony Plain

Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible for the CVITP, individuals must have a modest income and a simple tax situation.

Simple tax situation

In general, a tax situation is simple if an individual has no income or if their income comes from these sources:

  • employment
  • pension
  • benefits, such as Canada Pension Plan, Old Age Security, disability insurance, employment insurance, and social assistance
  • Registered Retirement Savings Plans (RRSPs)
  • support payments
  • scholarships, fellowships, bursaries, or grants
  • interest (under $1,000)

Modest Income

The following table provides a guideline to determine if an individual is eligible for the CVITP. In general, a modest income means the total family income is less than the amount shown in the chart below, based on the size of the family.

Suggested Income Levels

Family SizeTotal Family Income

1 Person

$35, 000

2 People

$45, 000

3 People

$47, 500

4 People

$50, 000

5 People

$52, 500

More than 5 People

$52, 500 plus $2,500 for each additional person