Did you know?
You may be eligible for new or improved tax relief measures and services when filing your 2012 income tax and benefit return.
- Family caregiver amount– If you have a dependant with a physical or mental impairment, you may be able to claim up to an additional $2,000 in the calculation of certain non-refundable tax credits. Go to www.cra.gc.ca/familycaregiver for more information.
- Medical expenses– Prescribed blood coagulation monitors for individuals who need anti-coagulation therapy are now eligible as medical expenses. Go to www.cra.gc.ca/medical for more information.
- Investment credit– Eligibility for the mineral exploration tax credit has been extended to flow-through share agreements entered into before April 1, 2013.