4. Personal Tax credits

Federal Personal Tax Credits

Tax credits20202021
Basic personal amount (*This amount could vary depending on the employee's income. For more details, see the TD1 form.)$12,298.00$13,808.00 *
Spouse or common-law partner amount (*This amount could vary depending on income, please see the TD1 form.)$12,298.00$13,808.00 *
Caregiver amount for children under age 18$2,273.00$2,295.00
Canada caregiver amount for dependant(s) age 18 or older$7,276.00$7,348.00
Age amount (65 or older)$7,637.00$7,713.00
Disability amount$8,576.00$8,662.00
Canada caregiver amount for eligible dependant or spouse or common-law partnerFill out the TD1-WSFill out the TD1-WS
Pension income amount
(Enter the lesser amount between the estimated retirement amount or $2,000.00)
$2,000.00$2,000.00

Alberta Personal Tax Credits

Tax credits20202021
Basic personal amount$19,369.00$19,369.00
Spouse or common-law partner amount$19,369.00$19,369.00
Amount for impaired dependant aged 18 or older$11,212.00$11,212.00
Age amount (65 or older)$5,397.00$5,397.00
Disability amount$14,940.00$14,940.00
Caregiver amount$11,212.00$11,212.00
Maximum pension income amount
(Enter the lesser amount between the estimated retirement amount or $1,491.00)
$1,491.00$1,491.00

British Columbia Personal Tax Credits

Tax credits20202021
Basic personal amount$10,949.00$11,070.00
Spouse or common-law partner amount$9,376.00$9,479.00
Age amount (65 or older)$4,910.00$4,964.00
Disability amount$8,212.00$8,303.00
Caregiver amountFill out the TD1BC-WSFill out the TD1BC-WS
Pension income amount
(Enter the lesser amount between the estimated retirement amount or $1,000.00)
$1,000.00$1,000.00

Prince Edward Island Personal Tax Credits

Tax credits20202021
Basic personal amount$10,000.00$10,500.00
Spouse or common-law partner amount$8,493.00$8,918.00
Amount for impaired dependant aged 18 or older$2,446.00$2,446.00
Age amount (65 or older)$3,764.00$3,764.00
Disability amount$6,890.00$6,890.00
Caregiver amount$2,446.00$2,446.00
Pension income amount
(Enter the lesser amount between the estimated retirement amount or $1,000.00)
$1,000.00$1,000.00

Manitoba Personal Tax Credits

Tax credits20202021
Basic personal amount$9,838.00$9,936.00
Spouse or common-law partner amount$9,134.00$9,134.00
Amount for impaired dependant aged 18 or older$3,605.00$3,605.00
Age amount (65 or older)$3,728.00$3,728.00
Disability amount$6,180.00$6,180.00
Caregiver amount$3,605.00$3,605.00
Pension income amount
(Enter the lesser amount between the estimated retirement amount or $1,000.00)
$1,000.00$1,000.00

New Brunswick Personal Tax Credits

Tax credits20202021
Basic personal amount$10,459.00$10,564.00
Spouse or common-law partner amount$8,882.00$8,970.00
Amount for impaired dependant aged 18 or older$4,940.00$4,990.00
Age amount (65 or older)$5,107.00$5,158.00
Disability amount$8,468.00$8,552.00
Caregiver amount$4,940.00$4,989.00
Pension income amount
(Enter the lesser amount between the estimated retirement amount or $1,000.00)
$1,000.00$1,000.00

Nova Scotia Personal Tax Credits

Tax credits20202021
Basic personal amount
(* This amount could vary from $ 8,481 to $ 11,481 depending on the employee's income. For more details, see Form TD1NS.)
Fill out the TD1NS-WS$8,481.00*
Spouse or common-law partner amount$8,481.00$8,481.00
Spouse or common-law partner supplement$3,000.00$3,000.00
Amount for impaired dependant aged 18 or older$2,798.00$2,798.00
Age amount (65 or older)$4,141.00$4,141.00
Age amount supplement$1,465.00$1,465.00
Disability amount$7,341.00$7,341.00
Caregiver amount$4,898.00$4,898.00
Pension income amount
(Enter the lesser amount between the estimated retirement amount or $1,173.00)
$1,173.00$1,173.00

Nunavut Personal Tax Credits

Tax credits20202021
Basic personal amount$16,304.00$16,467.00
Spouse or common-law partner amount$16,304.00$16,467.00
Amount for impaired dependant aged 18 or older$5,003.00$5,053.00
Age amount (65 or older)$10,408.00$10,512.00
Disability amount$13,877.00$14,016.00
Caregiver amount$5,002.00$5,052.00
Pension income amount
(Enter the lesser amount between the estimated retirement amount or $2,000.00)
$2,000.00$2,000.00

Ontario Personal Tax Credits

Tax credits20202021
Basic personal amount$10,783.00$10,880.00
Spouse or common-law partner amount$9,156.00$9,238.00
Age amount (65 or older)$5,265.00$5,312.00
Disability amount$8,712.00$8,790.00
Caregiver amountFill out the TD1ON-WSFill out the TD1ON-WS
Maximum pension income amount
(Enter the lesser amount between the estimated retirement amount or $1,504.00)
$1,491.00$1,504.00

Quebec Personal Tax Credits

Tax credits20202021
Basic amount$15,532.00$15,728.00
Spouse or common-law partner amount$15,532.00$15,728.00
Amount for children over the age of 18 who are full-time students (max. 2 sessions)$4,348.00$4,403.00
Amount for children under 18 enrolled in post-secondary studies (max. 2 sessions)$2,983.00$3,021.00
Amount for a severe and prolonged impairment in mental or physical functions$3,449.00$3,492.00
Amount with respect to age (65 years and more)$3,267.00$3,308.00
Amount for a person living alone$1,780.00$1,802.00
Additionnel amount for a person living alone (single-parent family)$2,197.00$2,225.00
Maximum amount for retirement income$2,902.00$2,939.00

Saskatchewan Tax Credits

Tax credits20202021
Basic personal amount$16,065.00$16,225.00
Spouse or common-law partner amount$16,065.00$16,225.00
Amount for impaired dependant aged 18 or older$9,464.00$9,559.00
Age amount (65 or older)$4,894.00$4,942.00
Senior supplementary amount$1,292.00$1,305.00
Amount for dependant children$6,094.00$6,155.00
Disability amount$9,464.00$9,559.00
Caregiver amount$9,464.00$9,559.00
Pension income amount
(Enter the lesser amount between the estimated retirement amount or $1,000.00)
$1,000.00$1,000.00

Newfoundland and Labrador Personal Tax Credits

Tax credits20202021
Basic personal amount$9,498.00$9,536.00
Spouse or common-law partner amount$7,761.00$7,792.00
Amount for impaired dependant aged 18 or older$3,016.00$3,028.00
Age amount (65 or older)$6,063.00$6,087.00
Disability amount$6,409.00$6,435.00
Caregiver amount$3,016.00$3,028.00
Pension income amount
(Enter the lesser amount between the estimated retirement amount or $1,000.00)
$1,000.00$1,000.00

Norhtwest Territories Personal Tax Credits

Tax credits20202021
Basic personal amount$15,093.00$15,243.00
Spouse or common-law partner amount$15,093.00$15,243.00
Amount for impaired dependant aged 18 or older$5,003.00$5,053.00
Age amount (65 or older)$7,382.00$7,456.00
Disability amount$12,239.00$12,362.00
Caregiver amount$5,002.00$5,052.00
Pension income amount
(Enter the lesser amount between the estimated retirement amount or $1,000.00)
$1,000.00$1,000.00

Yukon Personal Tax Credits

Tax credits20202021
Basic personal amount (*This amount could vary depending on the employee's income. For more details, see the TD1YT form.)$12,298.00$13,808.00 *
Spouse or common-law partner amount (*This amount could vary depending on income, please see the TD1YT form.)$12,298.00$13,808.00 *
Spouse or common-law partner amount (with disability) (*This amount could vary depending on income, please see the TD1YT form.)$14,571.00$13,808.00 *
Age amount (65 or older)$7,637.00$7,713.00
Family caregiver amount for infirm children under age 18$2,273.00$2,295.00
Disability amount$8,576.00$8,662.00
Caregiver amount for the eligible dependant or spouse or common-law partner (18 or older with disability)Fill out the TD1YT-WSFill out the TD1YT-WS
Caregiver amount for dependant age 18 or older (other than the spouse or common-law partner)$7,276.00$7,348.00
Pension income amount
(Enter the lesser amount between the estimated retirement amount or $2,000.00)
$2,000.00$2,000.00