The DTC is a non-refundable tax credit which allows qualifying individuals to lower their taxable income. And in the case of a qualifying minor or other dependent this credit can be transferred to the legal guardian.
Functions related to vision, walking, speaking, hearing, feeding, dressing, bowel movement, mental functions, a combination of conditions or sustaining life can be considered as disability.
Here is a list of medical conditions which may make one eligible for Disability benefits from various agencies. This is not an exhaustive list but is intended to give you a general idea.
There are several benefits available to people with disabilities / health issues and their families through the Canada Pension Plan benefit program.
Find out answers to frequently asked questions about how you can claim Disability Refunds and what the procedure is and all other questions you might have.
Contact us and make an appointment to meet in person or talk on the phone regarding your situation in order to find out if you qualify for benefits.