ATTN: CCSAI Tax Clinic clients who are international students
Have you received a notice from the Canada Revenue Agency’s GST Credit or Ontario Trillium Benefit departments stating the following?
-WE CANNOT CALCULATE THE AMOUNT YOU MAY BE ENTITLED TO RECEIVE FOR ALL PERIODS BECAUSE WE DO NOT HAVE ALL THE NECESSARY INFORMATION. IF YOU PROVIDE THE INFORMATION WE ASK FOR IN THE DETAILED EXPLANATION SECTION, WE WILL PROCESS IT AND LET YOU KNOW IF YOU ARE ENTITLED.
This is a common request from the Canada Revenue Agency; they would like to confirm the information provided on your tax return for the year...
As you may be aware, we held a referendum earlier this year to increase our benefit plan, however unfortunately there were not enough votes cast to allow us to move forward with it.
Knowing there is a gap in coverage for a number of our students, we recently re-tendered our benefit plan to try to increase benefits within the current fee structure; and are happy to announce that we will be launching an updated plan in September that will now include dental and vision coverage. Specifics are still being finalized. Check back into our...