The CRA and Service Canada information sessions are for community members to learn and review the benefits of various tax credits they could be eligible for.

Seniors Benefits and Credits Presentation

Doing your taxes has its benefits! Benefits, credits and deductions you could be eligible for are the Disability Tax Credit, GST/HST credit, medical expenses, Canada caregiver credit and pension income splitting. Other government departments also use your tax information to calculate your payments, such as the guaranteed income supplement. If you do your taxes after the filing deadline, your payments could be delayed. What are the OAS/GIS/CPP pensions? How do you find benefits? Tips on communicating with Service Canada and other common benefits.

Click here to register for Wednesday June 16, 2021 at 10:00am PDT

Click here to register for Wednesday July 7, 2021 at 1:30pm PDT

Click here to register for Tuesday July 13, 2021 at 1:30pm PDT

 

Persons with Disabilities Presentation

Benefits and credits available to you! If you live with a disability or have a dependent with a disability, there are benefits and tax credits available to you and the people who support you. Some of the benefits and credits to which you may be eligible for are the Disability tax credit, medical expenses, Canada caregiver credit, and the Child disability benefit. What do you need to know as you get older and transition from disability payments to pensions? Tips on getting the most from your interactions with Service Canada. What is the RDSP and where can you learn more? How to find benefits that may be available to you.

Click here to register for Wednesday June 23, 2021 at 1:30pm PDT

 

General Benefits and Credits Presentation

Don’t miss out on the benefits and credits to which you may be entitled. Some of the benefits and credits to which you may be eligible for are the Canada child benefit, Disability tax credit, Child disability benefit, Goods and Services Tax/Harmonized Sales Tax Credit, and the Canada Workers Benefit. If you do your taxes after the filing deadline, your payments could be delayed.  Tips on getting the most from your interactions with Service Canada.  How to find benefits you may be entitled to.  My Service Canada Account and how an online account can help you. 

Click here to register for Wednesday June 23, 2021 at 1:30pm PDT

International Students Presentation

International students, if you are a resident of Canada for income tax purposes, there are benefit and credit payments you could get! Are you a resident of Canada for income tax purposes? Some of the benefits and credits to which you may be eligible for are the Goods and Services Tax/Harmonized Sales Tax Credit, the tuition tax credit, the Disability tax credit, the Canada child benefit, and the Child disability benefit. Overview of what Service Canada does. Tips on getting the most from your interactions with Service Canada. How to find benefits you may be entitled to. What paperwork should you keep for future benefits. My Service Canada Account and how an online account can help you.

Click here to register for Thursday June 24, 2021 at 1:30pm PDT

 

Indigenous Peoples Benefits and Credits Presentation

Don’t miss out on the benefits and credits to which you may be entitled. Some of the benefits and credits to which you may be eligible for are the Canada child benefit, Disability tax credit, Child disability benefit, Goods and Services Tax/Harmonized Sales Tax Credit, and the Canada Workers Benefit. Also, find out how to apply for, and if you are eligible for, the new Canada Recovery Benefits. Tips on how to prepare for and contact Service Canada. Apply for pensions online and access your EI information with the My Service Canada Account. Do you know where to find the benefits you may qualify for? Are you taking advantage of Government Grants and Bonds?

Click here to register for Thursday July 8, 2021 at 1:30pm PDT

Click here to register for Thursday July 29, 2021 at 1:30pm PDT

 

Benefits and Credits for Caregivers Presentation

As a caregiver for an individual with a physical or mental impairment there may be benefits and tax credits available to you! Join our webinar to obtain more information about the following topics. Canada Recovery Caregiving Benefit (CRCB), Canada Caregiver Credit, Medical Expenses, Slam the scam. Overview of what Service Canada does. Tips on getting the most from your interactions with Service Canada. How to find benefits you may be entitled to. My Service Canada Account and how an online account can help you.

Click here to register for Wednesday July 21, 2021 at 1:30pm PDT