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Cheryl Gallant’s Private Members Bill, C-462 An Act Restricting the Fees charged by promoters of the Disability Tax Credit and making consequential amendments to the Tax Court of Canada Act

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Disabled Canadians Benefit, Need More Protection

I am pleased to announce the Enabling Accessibility Fund (EAF) is now accepting applications from both the Community Accessibility Stream and the Workplace Accessibility Stream. For a decade, the Enabling Accessibility Fund has made Canadian communities and small businesses accessible to all Canadians living with disabilities. The EAF can be used to the renovate, construct […]

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Canadians Living with Disabilities Want Full Tax Benefit – Keep Your Marijuana!

The claim by a lobby group formed recently by disability tax credit promoters that Canadians living with disabilities will start smoking medical marijuana if they are not allowed to take at least 30% of any refund owed to someone who is entitled to claim this tax credit is insulting. Their insensitive remarks show disdain for […]

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Gallant Bill Gets Royal Assent

Ottawa, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, M.P. for Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke, was pleased that her Private Members’ Bill, Bill C-462, the Disability Tax Credit Promoters Restrictions Act, received Royal Assent on Thursday, May 29th, 2014. “I am happy to see that my Private Members Bill, Bill C-462, has become law,” said MP Gallant.  “This legislation will help ensure […]

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Cheryl Gallant Supports Private Members Bill in Senate Committee

Ottawa, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, MP Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, appeared before the Senate National Finance Committee in support of her Private Members Bill C-462, the Disability Tax Credit Promoters Restrictions Act. “I am delighted to address the Senate Committee on National Finance regarding my Private Members Bill, C-462,” said MP Gallant. “This legislation will make wise use […]

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Cheryl Gallant in the House of Commons on Bill C-462

Cheryl Confirms All-Party Support for Bill C-462, The Disability Tax Credit Promoters Restrictions Act

Ottawa, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, MP Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, is pleased to confirm all-party support for her Private Member’s Legislation to restrict the fees charged by certain promoters of the Federal Government’s disability tax credit. “While I am pleased to confirm that our Government supports Bill C-462, the Disability Tax Credit Promoters Restrictions Act, the fact that […]

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Cheryl Gallant marks International Day of Persons with Disabilities

Pembroke, Ontario –  “This week marks the UN’s International Day of Persons with Disabilities, making it a fitting time to remind Canadians of some of the challenges disabled Canadians face,” declared MP Gallant. Our Conservative Government has put in place a number of initiatives to help Canadians living with disabilities.  MP Gallant’s Private Members Bill, […]

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MP Cheryl Gallant Introduces Private Member’s Legislation to Protect Disabled Canadians

  Staff from Cheryl Gallant’s office at a Saturday constituency clinic assisting residents apply for Federal Government programs and services. Ottawa, Ontario – Today in the House of Commons, Cheryl Gallant, MP Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, introduced a Private Member’s Bill to restrict the fees charged to disabled Canadians by third party consultants to complete the form to […]

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