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2019 Personal Tax Credits - Tax Amounts
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Non-Refundable Personal Tax Credits - Tax Amounts
Amount x Tax Rate)
The tax credits in this table are the amounts to be deducted from the tax
payable. Some of the tax credits are reduced when
income exceeds a certain level. All tax amounts are rounded to the
nearest dollar. The indexation factors and tax rates have been
confirmed, and most of the tax credit amounts
have been confirmed to Canada Revenue Agency information.
n/a means there is no cap on the amount of medical expenses for other
For Quebec taxpayers, each federal tax credit is, in
effect, reduced by 16.5% as a result of the federal
The BC 2018 budget
eliminated the Infirm Dependant and Caregiver credits for 2018 and subsequent
years, and replaced them with the
BC Caregiver Credit. It also eliminated the education tax credit for 2019
and subsequent years.
The PEI 2018 budget increased the basic personal amount by $500 to
for 2019, and the spouse and
equivalent-to-spouse (eligible dependant) amounts were increased
Manitoba only indexes the basic personal amount. Other tax credits
are not indexed. This began with the 2017 taxation year.
26 increased the basic personal amount and spousal amount for 2019, to be indexed in subsequent