Providing for a Lifetime – Spring 2021

FEDERAL BUDGET PROPOSES IMPROVEMENTS TO DISABILITY TAX CREDIT

Audrey Veltri, IG Wealth Management

April 2021
The 2021 Federal Budget announcement on April 19, 2021 was delivered by Canada’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Chrystia Freeland. The proposal unveiled a historic $101.5 billion dollars in new spending focused on many issues including extending pandemic supports, a national childcare plan, increases to minimum wage, an investment in climate change and green initiatives, and some much-needed changes to the Disability Tax Credit, DTC.