RDSP Family Member Allowance Extended to 2018

Registered Disability Savings Plan – Legal Representation Canada’s Budget 2012 introduced a temporary measure to allow a qualifying family member (i.e., a beneficiary’s parent, spouse or common-law partner) to become the plan holder of a Registered Disability Savings Plan...

USA Considers Developing Their Own Version of the RDSP

US Senate Leaders  Team Up to Back the Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Act. Washington, DC, USA – March 24, 2014. From www.ndss.org The ABLE Act has amassed the support of 68 cosponsors from the US Senate and...

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...

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...

Impact of the RDSP – BC Scan of Services and Benefits

If you would like easy to understand information on the new Registered Disability Savings Plan please visit www.rdsp.com. PLAN is undertaking a scan of the pan-Canadian impact of the RDSP on services and benefits accessed by people with disabilities. ...