Changes sought for disabled PEI Islanders — Journal Pioneer

P.E.I. Association for Community Living members were in Summerside Friday to impress upon candidates the importance of making these changes to help disabled Islander to achieve full inclusion in community life. “As P.E.I. is going to the polls we...

What will the RDSP do for you?

The RDSP is a revolutionary game-changer for many people with a disability!   The Registered Disability Savings Plan: Provides a powerful vehicle for saving The RDSP is a powerful tool for long-term financial security. Someone saving $1,500 a year,...

[Ontario] Broker Invests $25,000 into the Futures of Kids With Disabilities—canadianunderwriter.ca

(Pickering, Ontario) – First Durham Insurance & Financial Ltd. has introduced their Possibilities Grant, where over the course of five years, they will donate $5,000 to a family with a disabled child under the age of 18 through a contribution...

BC Confirms RDSPs will Not Affect Disability Income

On January 30, 2013, the Ministry of Social Development (MSD) in British Columbia clarified how payments out of an RDSP will be treated. All provinces and territories have stated that money held within an RDSP will not affect disability...

National News: Government Provides New Tax Relief to Caregivers—Finance Canada

National News: Government Provides New Tax Relief to Caregivers The Honourable Jim Flaherty, Minister of Finance, today reminded Canadian families of a new federal tax credit that came into effect on January 1, 2012, to assist them in caring...

Tax News: New Rules on Disability Assistance Payments from Registered Disability Savings Plans—Knowledge Bureau

Canada Revenue Agency recently released new rules concerning Registered Disability Savings Plan (RDSP) and the taxation of withdrawals from the plan. In a five-part series, Knowledge Bureau Report will examine RDSPs and explore the tax implications of the new rules....

Determining the Amount of Canada Disability Savings Bond

If you would like easy to understand information on the new Registered Disability Savings Plan please visit www.rdsp.com. This year the new income levels for 2010 Canada Disability Savings Grant and Canada Disability Savings Bond were announced.  As I...