Child Disability Benefit (CDB)
This online article describes the Child Disability Benefit (CDB), a tax-free benefit of up to $2,730 per year for families who care for a child under the age of 18 who is eligible for the disability amount. In order to be eligible, a child must have a severe and prolonged impairment in mental or physical functions, as defined by Canada Revenue Agency. The article also discusses the application process.
"The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) administers tax laws for the Government of Canada and for most provinces and territories, and administers various social and economic benefit and incentive programs delivered through the tax system." [Website]
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Canada Revenue Agency
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