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Free Tax Clinic – Makwa Sahgaiehcan – Betty Mitsuing

Provided by: Meadow Lake Tribal Council

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Service Description

Volunteers help prepare personal tax returns for Makwa Sahgaiehcan First Nation members who have low income and a simple tax situation.

  • Typically runs from January to December.

  • Note: may not be able to answer complex tax questions and does not prepare complex tax returns. Visit or call 1-800-959-8281 for complex tax information.


Makwa Sahgaiehcan First Nation members with a modest income and a simple tax situation. Will complete current and prior year's returns. The following information provides a guideline to determine what is considered a modest income. 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. Family Size / Total Family Income: -1 person / $35,000 -2 people / $45,000 -3 people / $47,500 -4 people / $50,000 -5 people / $52,500 5+ people / $52,500, plus $2,500 for each additional person. (Family Size includes an individual, or a couple, and their dependents). In general, a tax situation is simple if an individual has no income or if their income comes from the following sources: -Employment -Pension -Benefits, such as the Canada Pension Plan, Old Age Security, disability insurance, employment insurance, and social assistance -Registered Retirement Savings Plans (RRSPs) -Scholarships, fellowships, bursaries, or grants -Interest (under $1,000)
Visit the website for further details. Volunteers do not prepare complex returns, such as returns with the following: self-employment income or employment taxes; business income and expenses; rental income and expenses; interest over $1,000, capital gains or losses; bankruptcy in the last year (or the year before, if that return has not been filed); deceased person; foreign property; foreign income. Some exceptions apply – visit the website for details.

Application Process

Drop-off and walk-in: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm (noon), 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Documents Required

Tax slips and receipts. If you are missing a tax slip, you may be able to get a copy online - click here for further information.



Makwa Sahgaiehcan First Nation office: 306-837-2102

Business Line: 306-837-3286

Hours of Operation

February 20 - December 31, 2023: Monday - Friday 9:00 am - 12:00 pm (noon).


Coverage Area

Makwa Sahgaiehcan First Nation

Languages Offered


Makwa Sahgaiehcan First Nation


Makwa Sahgaiehcan First Nation SK  S0M 1L0

Get Directions

Northeast of Lloyminster, Saskatchewan

Mailing Address

PO Box 340
Loon Lake SK  S0M 1L0

Location Info

Hours of Operation

February 20 - December 31, 2023: Monday - Friday 9:00 am - 12:00 pm (noon).

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