Long distance caregiving challenges

Thursday, April 7th, 2016

April 5 was Provincial Family Caregiver Day. Regardless of ones’ age and background, caregiving has its challenges. I know that readers of this blog come from different provinces. I am not sure if we have followers from different countries and if so, we welcome hearing from you. However, regardless of where you ...

Care expenses paid to a retirement home

Tuesday, April 5th, 2016

The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA ) was asked if care expenses paid to a retirement home for an individual suffering from Alzheimer disease could qualify as an eligible medical expense. The question is particularly apppropriate given the time of year when trustees and executors may be filing terminal tax ...