Here's Where Montrealers Can Get Free Help With Their Taxes

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Here's Where Montrealers Can Get Free Help With Their Taxes

The Canada Revenue Agency's (CRA's) list of free tax clinics in Montreal can help you file your tax returns, ahead of the April 30 deadline for taxes in Canada.

Due to COVID-19, CRA says community organizations are hosting virtual tax clinics where "volunteers may be able to complete and file your taxes for free by videoconference or phone."

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Revenu Quebec also has its own program in collaboration with hundreds of community organizations in the province and thousands of volunteers.

The full list of tax clinics in Montreal is available on a CRA webpage, and you can view the 'Clientele' column to see if you qualify. 

You can also use the MyCRA web app. By clicking, "Help with my taxes," you'll get recommendations for CRA-certified software, tax preparers, volunteer tax preparation clinics and warnings about tax schemes. 

You Can Ski & Snowboard For Free In Laval Starting This Saturday

This is one of many outdoor activities Laval offers for free – but you need to make a reservation.

Skiing and snowboarding can be expensive, time-consuming pastimes: It can be hard to carve out the time to practice new tricks and monthly passes can be costly. Luckily, Laval has is opening a new snowpark on Saturday – and the best part is, it's totally free.

The snowpark will be open every day from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m starting Saturday, January 22. Skiers and snowboarders must make free reservations in advance on the Laval website for two-hour time slots. Keep in mind that reservations might be cancelled in the event of bad weather.

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The iconic home of enormous Eastern European-style sandwiches — Slovenian sausage and towering cold-cuts were staples — will close its doors forever on January 29, said the owners, Lourdes Rodrigues and Jean Teixeira, in a Facebook post.

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Montreal takes the lead as the most bicycle-friendly city in all of North America.

Montreal is certainly no stranger to a traffic jam, which makes taking public transit a more viable option to not only get around faster but do more good for the environment.

As Canadian cities take the initiative to improve their transit systems and reduce their carbon footprints, Montreal has become one of the country's greenest metropolitan areas when it comes to transport, according to one ranking.

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Women will lead five of Quebec's eight largest cities following the 2021 municipal elections.

The biggest headline of the night may have been Valérie Plante's triumph over old foe Denis Coderre in Montreal, but across the province, the faces of municipal politics have become more gender-balanced.

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