ACORN Canada

Site: Ottawa

Alternate Name ACORN Canada ; Ottawa and Quebec Office
Legal Name Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now Canada
Public Comments This organization is no longer booking appointments for their year-round income tax clinics until the end of 2019.
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
Heartwood House
404 McArthur Ave, Second floor, phase 3
Ottawa, ON K1K 1G8
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Intersection McArthur Ave and Moorvale Ave
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Pay parking lot * free parking on Moorvale Ave
Description and Services
Description (Service) National organization of low and moderate income families promoting lasting socio-economic change * volunteer-driven * various campaigns include: Healthy Homes * Raising the Minimum Wage * Remittance Regulation * Regulating Pay Day Lenders * Fair Banking Fees * Community Investments * income tax clinic
Hours Irregular, call for details. 
Income Tax Clinics: 
* March-July: Mon-Thu 3 pm-7 pm 
* August-October: two to three clinics per week 3 pm-7 pm, call for details 
* November: Tue, Thu 3 pm-7 pm
Areas Served Frontenac County ; Gatineau ; Hastings County ; Lanark County ; Leeds and Grenville United Counties ; Lennox and Addington County ; Ottawa (City of) ; Prescott and Russell United Counties ; Prince Edward County ; Renfrew County ; Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry United Counties
Eligibility No restrictions
Application For more information on the income tax clinics, call 613-746-5999 ext 1 or send an email to
Languages English ; French
Fees Membership ; Donation ; * Tax Filing for Low-Income People in Ontario and Quebec below $30,000/Couple below $40,000/Single Parent below $35,000: base contribution is $15 and $5 per additional taxation year filed 
* Tax Filing and Adjustments for Moderate to Upper Income People in Ontario and Quebec (varies), over $30,000/$40,000: base contribution is $60
Service Categories Employment Related Advocacy Groups ; Tax Preparation Assistance
Waiting List No
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-746-5999 ext 1
Fax Toll free 1-877-372-3746
Social Media Facebook Flickr Instagram Twitter Vimeo
Primary Contact Judy Duncan, National Head Organizer; Phone: 416-461-5233; Email:
Primary Executive Jill O'Reilly, Head Organizer
Other Details
Established 2006
Funding Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 843734278 RR0001 ; Private - Membership Fees
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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