Epilepsy accounts for 5% of global diseases. Although it is commonly diagnosed in children it does affect some individuals in adulthood. Epilepsy is a disorder where individuals experience recurring seizures without a clear reason. It can have negative effects on cognitive functions and depending on the severity it can affect some individual’s motor abilities.
Those suffering from epilepsy can have issues with daily tasks such as walking and/or dressing. Some individuals with sever epilepsy may not be allowed to be left alone and some are not allowed to drive due to seizures occurring at random times. Seizures are triggered for different reasons depending on the individual. Some will get epilepsy episodes from bright lights, stress, new environments etc.
If you or someone you care for suffers from epilepsy, you may be eligible for a large refund from the Canada Revenue Agency through the Disability Tax Credit program. We are Disability Tax Credit experts and have experience working with thousands of Canadians with a multitude of medical conditions. We would be happy to discuss your specific case with you and help determine if you may be eligible to claim the Disability Tax Credit, and receive a refund from the Canada Revenue Agency. Contact Us Today!