Which medical practitioner can certify which area for the Disability Tax Credit? It used to be solely done by Medical Doctors, but the system has changed.
|Area of Expertise for
(an important point to remember)
|Walking, feeding, dressing
|Speech Language Pathologist
|Mental functions necessary for everyday life
You are responsible for any fees that the medical practitioner charges to fill out the form. You may be able to claim these fees as medical expenses on line 33099 or 33199 of your tax return.From DTC Web Site
The system has changed for the better. The specialist now does their work online. This will streamline things.
You can also complete the application online completely using your CRA My Account. It can be done using paper as well.
Disability Tax Credit Frequently Asked Questions
Now, the list of practitioners who can fill in the T2201 forms has expanded.
Yes, using your My Account with the CRA.
NO! Please don’t, they charge for too much for something that you can do yourself, online.
Look on line or read my articles on the topic.