Pleasant surprises in 2011 tax year—Calgary Herald

It’s the time of year that’s dreaded by Canadians who know they’re going to owe money to the federal government and eagerly anticipated by employees who can’t wait to get their hands on sizable refund cheques: tax season. This...

Protecting Disability Benefits—Dustin Marnell, Associate with Horne Coupar

Caregivers providing assistance to persons receiving provincial disability benefits may be unaware that those benefits could be at risk. A person entitled to receive an inheritance or personal settlement may become ineligible for future disability benefits. This article will...

8 must-know facts about RDSP investing plans for the disabled

By Tom McFeat, CBC News SPECIAL REPORT RRSP season: How to make the most of your investments It’s been a full three years since Registered Disability Savings Plans (RDSPs) became widely available in Canada, but many of the people they could...

The RDSP Resource Centre’s Top 10 List for reforming the RDSP

The RDSP Resource Centre's Top 10 List for reforming the RDSP

PLAN’s Submission to Finance Canada’s RDSP Three-Year Review

A Three-Year Review of the RDSP Between October 21 and December 16, 2011, the Government of Canada held a formal Review of the Registered Disability Savings Plan to ensure that the savings plans continue to meet the needs of...

STARTLING STATISTICS REGARDING RDSP’S—The Nakamun Group

By R.A. (Bob) Challis, CFP, RHU, TEP,  The Nakamun Group, Winnipeg Since the Registered Disability Savings Plan (RDSP) article in the last issue of Nakamun Advisor, Statistics Canada released disturbing information that prompts this update. In 2006, more than...