Tax Tip:   Some quick points to consider

  • In 2015, over 28 million personal tax returns were filed with the CRA.

  • Canada/U.S. border tracking may impact EI, OAS and Child Tax Benefits if collecting ineligible amounts. Over the next 5 years the Government expects savings of $48 million, $21 million and $125 million to each program respectively.

  • Medical marihuana can be claimed as an eligible medical expense, provided all the standard criteria for claiming a medical expense are met.