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Organization: Canada. Canada Revenue Agency - Ottawa - 333 Laurier Ave W - Federal Tax Credits, Deductions and Exemptions - People with Disabilities  
Phone Numbers: For a list telephone numbers, click here
Toll-Free: Benefit Enquiries 1-800-387-1193 * TIPS Automated Services 1-800-267-6999
TTY: 1-800-665-0354
333 Laurier Ave W
Ottawa, ON
K1A 0L9
Intersection: Bank St and Kent St
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Automated service Mon-Sun 24 hours * telephone, benefits enquiries Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Service Description: Information about Federal tax credits, deductions and exemptions specifically for people with disabilities can be obtained at href="" target="_blank">

Disability Tax Credit: (usually called the disability amount) reduces the income tax that a person with a disability has to pay.

Child disability benefit (CDB): is a tax-free benefit for families who care for a child under age 18 who qualifies for the disability amount. Information about the CDB can be obtained at

Medical expenses deductions: medical expenses associated with a disability that can be claimed to reduce taxes.

Disability supports deduction: allows you to deduct certain expenses for supports that enable you to work or go to school.

Goods and Services Tax / Harmonized Sales Taxes (GST/HST): many goods and services used by people with disabilities are exempt from the GST/HST.

Fees: None
Application: Forms can be obtained by calling or from the website
Eligibility / Target Population: Children and adults with physical and developmental disabilities; call or refer to the website for eligibility criteria
Languages: English * French
Area Served:
Ottawa (City of)  
See Also: Financial Assistance for People with Disabilities

This information was last completely updated on January 17, 2018

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Updated January 17, 2018
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