iStock_000018250117XSmallPlease answer the questions in the self-assessment questionnaire below to see if you may be eligible for the disability tax credit (DTC).

1. Has your impairment in physical or mental functions lasted, or is it expected to last, for a continuous period of at least 12 months?

Yes or No

If you answered yes, answer Questions 2 to 5 below. If you answered no, you are not eligible for the DTC. To claim the disability amount, the impairment has to be prolonged.

2. Are you blind?

Yes or No

3. Do you receive life-sustaining therapy ?

Yes or No

4. Do the effects of your impairment cause you to be markedly restricted (at least 90% of the time) in one or more of the following basic activities of daily living, even with the appropriate therapy, medication, and devices?

  • speaking
  • hearing
  • walking
  • elimination (bowel or bladder functions)
  • feeding
  • dressing
  • mental functions necessary for everyday life

Yes or No

5. Do you meet all the following conditions?

  • Because of the impairment, you are significantly restricted in two or more of the basic activities of daily living listed in Question 4, or you are significantly restricted in vision and one or more of the basic activities of daily living listed in Question 4, even with appropriate therapy, medication, and devices.
  • These significant restrictions exist together, all or substantially all of the time (at least 90% of the time).
  • The cumulative effect of these significant restrictions is equivalent to being markedly restricted in a single basic activity of daily living.

Yes or No


The following is a partial list of disabilities which may qualify you to the DTC:
ACV / ADHD / Agoraphobia / Alzheimer / Angina /Ankle Surgery / Anxiety / Arthritis Asthma / Autism / Back Injury / Bi-Polar Bulimia / Cancer / Cerebral Palsy / Chronic Fatigue/Pain / Colitis / Crohn’s / Cystic Fibrosis / Deafness / Dementia Depression / Diabetes
Down Syndrome / Dyslexia / Emphysema / Epilepsy / Fibromyalgia / Glaucoma Hearing Disorder / Heart Problems / Hepatitis C / Herniated Disc / Hip Fracture / HIV/AIDS / Hyperplasia / Hypoglycemia / Hypothyroidism / IBS / Knee Injury Lupus / Mental Illness / Mental Retardation / Migraines / Multiple Scleloris / Muscular Dystrophy / Neuropathy / Osteoarthritis / Paralysis / Parkinson Personality Disorder / Post-polio Syndrome / Renal Failure / Rheumatoid Schizophrenia / Scoliosis / Sleeping Disorder / Spastic Paralysis/ Speech disorder / Spinal Stenosis / Stroke / Substance Abuse / Tourette Syndrome / Tuberculosis / Vision Impairment / Walking Impairment

Please fill in the contact form below and we will contact you to determine if you qualify for the DTC.

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