Enhancements to the Registered Disability Savings Plan, RDSP

Dear Community Partner, On March 4, 2010, the Government of Canada, through its Budget 2010, announced two enhancements to the Registered Disability Savings Plan (RDSP), grant and bond. We are pleased to advise that the legislation to enact these changes received Royal Assent on December 15, 2010. The ‘carry forward’ and ‘roll over’ provisions will […]

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Human Resources and Skills Development Canada is encouraging Canadians with disabilities and their caregivers to visit the Disability Savings website

Registered Disability Savings Plan (RDSP) The Registered Disability Savings Plan (RDSP) helps Canadians with disabilities and their families save for the future. If you are a Canadian resident under age 60 and are eligible for the Disability Tax Credit (Disability Amount), you are eligible for an RDSP. Earnings accumulate tax-free, until you take money out […]

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RDSP Grant and Bond national awareness campaign launched on July 6, 2009

It is our pleasure to inform you that on July 6, the Government of Canada launched a National Campaign to raise awareness and promote take-up of the RDSP, Grant and Bond. The campaign will run to the end of July and will include radio and print information. The campaign will direct Canadians to disabilitysavings.gc.ca and […]

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RDSP 3 Hour Information Session

As you may know, the Registered Disability Savings Plan (RDSP), and its matching Grant and income-tested Bond are now available to Canadians across the country through a few financial organizations. The RDSP is a long-term savings vehicle to help parents and others save for the long-term financial security of a person with a severe disability. […]

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Registered Disability Savings Plan, Applications Deadline Extended to March 2, 2009

Important Message to the Brain Injury Association of Canada Community BMO-Bank of Montreal Welcomes Extension of 2008 RDSP contribution deadline; Phones at BMO call centre ringing off the hook as people with disabilities and parents of children with disabilities eager to open RDSP accounts. TORONTO, December 23, 2008 “BMO” Bank of Montreal applauds the federal […]

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