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Disability Tax Credit — falling through the cracks again

Canada’s Disability Tax Credit┬áis supposed to help lower the tax burden on “persons with disabilities or their supporting persons.”┬áRegistered disability savings plans (RDSPs) are also available to people who qualify for the tax credit to help fund the long-term care … Continue reading

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Unwanted

This story made the news a few months ago but I didn’t get around to posting it until now: a family with a child with Down syndrome was refused permanent residency in Canada because it is believed that the costs … Continue reading

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