June 1, 2016 First of all, the DTC is a common aspect which is non refundable and that is well known in Canada. In fact, it affects those people who have prolonged or severe impairments specifically with their mental and physical conditions. What qualifies as prolonged is actually expected to reach for at least twelve months. To become successful with the registered disability savings plan, child with disabilities benefit, and working income benefit, DTC is required. In case an individual is curious as to what to get in being qualified to this, this could actually reach up to ten years of backdated breaks of taxes and even some financial help coming from the government. That can surely lessen the burden of those people with disabilities because we have to understand that their situation has never been easy too. For more details, let us have a quick breakdown on several of the specific qualifications for disability tax credit. In terms of the amount, that has been said to be multiplied by its lowest federal plus provincial or the territorial rates of taxes in determining the actual benefit of dollars. A dependent or child does not have a taxable income which is why parents or relatives can claim its DTC with a few conditions. Everything can end up easily as long as we follow the rules they will give. First of all, there is a need for the submission of the form T2201 which is the other name for its official certificate. The CRA shall give approval to that application before we file the returns for the year we claim the credit. There will be a health practitioner or medical doctor to accommodate the disabled individual and that depends on the nature of his or her condition. The form can be really long but do not feel intimidated about it because everything will be alright. Just have enough patience in this process. There might be no need to pay for some additional fees on consultants for preparing that application. However, if it gets confusing we can always contact the one in charge for help. Getting that approved may take a bit of time. In fact, that could be in shorter terms and there are even situations that faced that in a different way. DTC could take ten whole years and there was even a scenario wherein someone still has to be diagnosed once again for four or five years. We could use the credit on the current year and for the ten year span. That only depends on the condition though. In the end, that shall result in sizeable retroactive refunds. The benefit does not only stop there. This also gives us the opportunity to be open with the federal, provincial, and territorial financial assistance programs. Clearly, there is a lot to expect with this. Those are some facts that we should know before processing a certificate. Be sure to meet every qualification to have a successful one. Do not forget how these can help disabled individuals so do something about these people that you know of.