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It has never been easier for hardworking families to benefit from tax relief. The new Family Tax Cut, the Children's Arts Tax Credit , the doubling of the Children's Fitness Tax Credit, and the Family Caregiver Tax Credit are just some of the various tax credits available to Canadian families. File online and sign up for direct deposit to get your refund faster!

For more information, visit Canada.ca/TaxSavings.

0:30 sec. | Added: January 30, 2015 | Alternative formats and transcript

Tax savings are working for you (TV ad)

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Hardworking families across Canada are benefitting from a variety of tax relief measures such as the proposed increase to the Universal Child Care Benefit, the First-Time Donor's Super Credit, and the First-Time Home Buyers' Tax Credit. File online and sign up for direct deposit to get your refund faster!

For more information, visit Canada.ca/TaxSavings.

0:30 sec. | Added: January 30, 2015 | Alternative formats and transcript

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Children's arts tax credit

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Families may be able to claim a non-refundable tax credit of up to $75 per child for eligible expenses (maximum $500) of enrolling in a prescribed program of artistic, cultural, recreational, or developmental activity.

3:27 min. | Added: January 30, 2015 | Alternative formats and transcript

Children's fitness tax credit

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A non-refundable tax credit of up to $150 per child for eligible expenses (maximum $1,000) of enrolling in a prescribed program of physical activity.

4:09 min. | Added: January 30, 2015 | Alternative formats and transcript

Family caregiver tax credit

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A non-refundable tax credit of up to $309 for taking care of an eligible dependant.

3:01 min. | Added: January 30, 2015 | Alternative formats and transcript

First-time donor's super credit

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A non-refundable tax credit of up to $250 for first-time donations made after March 20, 2013.

4:22 min. | Added: January 30, 2015 | Alternative formats and transcript

First-time home buyers' tax credit

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First-time home buyers can claim a non-refundable tax credit of $750 for the purchase of a qualifying home.

3:03 min. | Added: January 30, 2015 | Alternative formats and transcript

Pension income splitting

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Pensioners can split up to 50% of eligible pension income with their spouse or common-law partner and reduce their overall tax paid.

3:07 min. | Added: January 30, 2015 | Alternative formats and transcript

Public transit tax credit

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A non-refundable tax credit that helps individuals cover the cost of public transit.

4:16 min. | Added: January 30, 2015 | Alternative formats and transcript

Tradesperson's tools deduction

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Tradespersons can deduct from their income part of the cost of tools purchased throughout the year.

2:17 min. | Added: January 30, 2015 | Alternative formats and transcript

Volunteer firefighter tax credit

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If you are a volunteer firefighter, you may be able to claim an amount of $3,000.

2:51 min. | Added: January 30, 2015 | Alternative formats and transcript

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