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...

Claw-Back and Pick-Up—The Canadian Charger

Two terms that are useful in looking at the impact of social programs are claw-back and pick-up. Let’s illustrate. If a person receiving the Old Age Pension has revenue beyond a certain level, part of the Old Age Pension...

Free Government money for people with disabilities: Justin’s story

By Susan Anthony PLAN Justin was 3 days away from his 18th birthday when he had a heart attack.  He was lucky that his sister heard a strange noise and woke up to find him on the living room...

Do you want the 2009 Grant? Make sure to contribute to your RDSP by December 31st, 2009!

If you would like easy to understand information on the new Registered Disability Savings Plan please visit www.rdsp.com. Are you hoping to get the 2009 Grant for your Registered Disability Savings Plan? Many of you will remember that to...