If your DTC application is denied
If your Disability Tax Credit application is denied, you will get a ‘notice of determination’ letter from Canada Revenue Agency (CRA).
You can file your taxes electronically (online) using NETFILE (an electronic tax-filing service that sends your tax return directly to the Canada Revenue Agency.
If you do not have access to a computer, or prefer using paper, you can also fill out your return by hand and mail it in.
Taxes can be quite complicated, but doing it right is important and can also get you more money back!
If you have a complicated tax situation (such as if you own property, you get money from several different sources, or you have significant medical expenses) or if you feel overwhelmed by the forms, you might want to get professional help.
There are several types of professionals that can help:
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What province are you from?
Knowing your province helps us make this tool the best experience for you.
Important information about benefits for Indigenous Peoples
If you are Indigenous there are many things that affect the benefits you can get and the dollar amounts you can get from them. These include the agreements your band or governing body has with provincial, territorial, and federal governments. Before applying to any benefits, you should speak with your governing body, if applicable.
AFOA Canada and Prosper Canada are currently seeking funding to develop an online tool that serves the needs of Indigenous people living in Canada.