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Affordable Living Tax Credit and Poverty Reduction Credit

The Province of Nova Scotia is introducing the Affordable Living Tax Credit and the Poverty Reduction Credit to help make life more affordable for low income individuals and families.

Nova Scotia Affordable Living Tax Credit (ALTC)

The Affordable Living Tax Credit provides tax-free quarterly payments to eligible Nova Scotians beginning July 1, 2010.

Questions about the Affordable Living Tax Credit?

You may contact the Canada Revenue Agency at 1-800-959-1953 or click here to read more about the Affordable Living Tax Credit.


The Poverty Reduction Credit (PRC)

The Poverty Reduction Credit (PRC) provides tax-free quarterly payments to eligible Nova Scotians and is administered by the Department of Community Services. Please visit their website for more information.


 



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Childcare Tax Credit

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Questions about the tax refund for GIS seniors? Call toll-free:1.800.670.4357

 





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