Do you know someone that has a disability? They may be eligible for the disability tax credit.
The disability credit is a non-refundable tax credit designed to reduce the financial stress on an individual with a disability, or can be otherwise transferred to the caregiver of a dependant with disabilities.
It’s been my experience that many people are unaware of this credit, and how it can work for them. The credit can even be applied retroactively.
To determine if your dependant is eligible for the disability tax credit please visit the CRA website at:
To determine whether a caregiver qualifies to claim a disability tax credit on behalf of a dependant, the details are available at the CRA website at: