With Budget 2017, Canadian Government has now recognized Nurses to certify Form T2201, which is Disability Tax Credit Certificate. This has given more options to Canadians who wants to apply for disability Tax Credit.
There are more than 4500 Nurse Practitioners across Canada who can certify patients for the DTC. Main beneficiary of this change are the individuals who live in the area where their first point of contact is nurse practitioners, for example in Canada’s North, will benefit from this change.
Disability Tax Credit:
The Disability Tax Credit is the on refundable tax credit that helps person with disability to reduce their income tax amount which they have to pay.
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