grahamstarko
New Member

Wife is required to pay her employer to maintain her Group Benefit LT Disability and Life Insurance while she is on maternity leave. Medical Expense Tax credit eligible?

 
TurboTaxKim
Moderator

Credits and deductions

No, these benefits are not tax deductible, and do not qualify as "medical expenses".

Here's a great link from SunLife outlining which benefits are tax deductible: https://www.sunlife.ca/ca/Learn+and+Plan/Money/Insuring+your+health/Employee+benefits+Taxable+or+not...