In order to claim disability tax credit, the patient has to get certified for the disability by certain medical practitioners, including: medical doctors (who can certify all types of impairments), audiologists, occupational therapists, optometrists, physiotherapists, psychologiests, and speech-language pathologiests. Starting March 21, 2017, nurse practitioners are now added to this list of medical practitioners as long as the certification is within their scope of practice.
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Note: All information relating to the credit above is available from CRA website.
By Theresa Lo, CPA, CGA
February 12, 2018
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