Federal Refundable Credit
Eligible Educator School Supply Tax Credit is a 15% REFUNDABLE TAX CREDIT (Actual Cash Refund!) from the Federal Government when you file your return!
You must be a teacher who has a valid teacher’s certificate in the province where you are employed or
An early Childhood Educator who has a certificate or diploma in early childhood education that is recognized in the province or territory where you are employed!
Some examples of eligible supplies include:
- construction paper;
- items for science experiments;
- art supplies;
- various writing materials
- games and puzzles;
- books for the classroom; and
- educational support software.
The CRA may ask for certification from your employer attesting to the eligible supplies expenses!