Archive for the ‘Power of Attorney’ Category

PERSONAL TAX SYSTEM FOR SENIORS: A PERSPECTIVE FROM THE CRA

Tuesday, May 17th, 2016

Last month, a fellow blogger Audrey Miller wrote on care expenses and services in general which may be eligible for a tax credit in one form or another. Co-incidentally the Canada Revenue Agency (“CRA”) was recently asked to comment on the tax system overall as it applies to seniors and gave ...

DNR Order Confirmation Form – A Directive is Not Enough

Monday, May 16th, 2016

Clients who have strong preferences regarding their personal care sometimes include wishes or directions for their attorney to follow in making health care decisions on their behalf. These wishes or directions may include the client’s desire that the hospital refrain from administering CPR or other resuscitation. In addition or alternatively, ...