Child Disability Benefit
|Record #: CDR1537||Last Modified: 09 Jul 2018||Last Full Update: 09 Jul 2018|
|Social Media||Website: www.canada.ca/en/revenue-agency/services/child-family-benefits/about-child-disability-benefit.html|
|Description & Services|
|Description||The child disability benefit (CDB) is a tax- free benefit for families who care for a child under age 18 who is eligible for the
disability tax credit.
Send your child and family benefits forms to the Sudbury Tax Centre at the following address:
Sudbury Tax Centre
PO Box 20000 STN A
Sudbury ON P3A 5C1
|Areas Served||Peel Region|
|Eligibility||Ages: 17 year(s) and under
To be eligible for the CDB, the child
must have a severe and prolonged impairment in physical or mental functions. An impairment is prolonged if it has lasted, or is expected to last, for a continuous period of at least 12 months.
• A medical practitioner has to complete and certify that the child has a severe and prolonged impairment and must describe its effects on Form T2201, Disability Tax Credit Certificate.
• Once the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) receives a completed Form T2201, the CRA will advise you if the child is eligible
for the disability tax credit and the CDB supplement.
|Languages||English ; French|
|Toll Free Phone||1-800-387-1193|
|Service Level||(40) Federal Government|
|Subjects||Disability benefits ; Tax rebates|