No. Our policy states that if you do not receive any refunds you have no fees to pay to Alisa Refunds. Without any cost to you, our specialist can open a file and do the necessary research. The only time you will get and invoice from our firm is when you receive refunds for past years or obtain tax savings related to the current tax year.

No, there are no fees to open a file, nor for us to process a file. If you do not receive additional amounts to what you may already have, our services will not cost you a penny and you will not receive an invoice from Alisa Refunds.

We charge 20% of the amounts received following our work. This does not involve any upfront payment because the invoices are sent after our clients have cashed their refunds or obtained their savings. No refunds or savings simply means no fees to pay.

Yes. If his death occurred during the past ten years its possible that any credits he may have benefited from while he was alive may now be passed on to his estate. Though he has passed away, it is still possible that his tax files be re-evaluated to include health-related tax credits that he should have applied for while he was alive. Families often discover this fact when an opportunity allows them to do so after the trying times of illness.

No, using a wheelchair, a cane or any other device is not a measure given by the government to be eligible to mobility related tax credits. If your doctor is not aware of all the criteria regarding this subject, our specialist at Alisa Refunds can intervene and facilitate the process of obtaining the correct documentation and the corresponding refunds.

Yes, the criteria for the CPP Disability Pension are completely different than the criteria for tax credits and tax deductions. Being refused for the CPP Disability Pension does not stop you from receiving refunds from health related tax credits, which is our specific expertise.

No, the credits and deductions that we obtain for our clients are very different from the CPP Disability Benefits.

No, having a high income can actually increase your chances of receiving certain credits.

No, it is not necessary to have substantial income to benefit from most of the income tax credits that we obtain for our clients. Also, certain credits are available solely for taxpayers with modest incomes.

Yes, it is possible to process a file without involving the other parent, although it is also possible that the other parent may be eligible for refunds you cannot have. In this case, we can open a file for the other parent without any interaction required between the parents.

Yes, a requirement for us to work on that family member’s behalf is his/her signature on an authorization form. If this family member is unable to sign then a legal representative for that person can sign it.

What we do at Alisa Refunds is a complex process demanding much effort and work over a long period of time (usually several months). Many accountants are hesitant to even try to retrieve those particular tax credits since there is no guarantee of a refund at the end of the process. Therefore, it is difficult for accountants to charge clients for this kind of work. If they don’t succeed in retrieving health related tax credits, how will they be able to charge you for the hours spent working on your case ?

Because, over the years we have developed the expertise to obtain retroactive tax credits in diverse ways. In some cases, the person who has health restrictions cannot benefit from a tax credit, but a family member can. By doing a full family analysis, we increase your chances to qualify for retroactive (federal and provincial) tax credits.

No. Many of our clients are working and still receive health related tax credits. If you suffer from a health problem that restricts your daily activities but still allows you to work, you are very likely to benefit from our services.

According to the income tax legislation in Canada, to be admissible a person must have or have had a health restriction for 12 consecutive months (or longer) which is either temporary or permanent and has slowed down his or her daily activities in one or more of the following functions:

  • Vision (blindness or acutely reduced field of vision)
  • Hearing
  • Verbal communication (speech impediment)
  • Walking (reduced mobility)
  • Elimination (bowel or bladder functions)
  • Feeding (including the preparation of meals)
  • Dressing
  • Mental functions necessary for everyday life
  • Life-sustaining therapy (ex.: dialysis, respiratory therapy)

Yes, we regularly offer conferences to a variety of groups such as retirement homes and non-for-profit organizations.

“Alisa Refunds Inc.” is an incorporated firm as defined by the Canada Business Corporations Act.

After six to eight weeks, our fiscal analysis of your file will be completed and we will then be able to tell you if we found unclaimed amounts for you. Subsequently, it will generally take between four and six months before you receive all your refunds.

No, you will not have to send us any document from your medical records in order to obtain your health related tax credits.

It depends on your situation. In some cases, the government has already recognized a person’s medical condition. If this is the case, no forms need to be filled out by the doctor or qualified practitioner. If not, we will provide you with the required forms so you can discuss them and get them filled during your next medical appointment with your doctor or qualified practitioner.

The Canadian tax laws currently allow us to obtain retroactive tax refunds for the last 10 years. ( For example, for a file opened in 2012, we can go back as far as January 2002 )

No. We will mail you authorization forms to have access to your income tax files (federal and provincial) for the last ten (10) years, thus allowing us to open your file and perform our in-depth fiscal analysis.

No. Our services are offered by phone and by mail. Although it is not necessary, our clients are always welcome to meet us in person and visit our offices.

No, our fees are solely for the current tax year and years prior to that. Nonetheless, in future years, you will continue to benefit from the additional tax credits we obtained for you.

No, the amounts that you will benefit from (as a tax refund or a tax saving) are amounts that you should have received (or should have not paid) during a previous year. Therefore, this money is not considered taxable income.

No, the amounts received from the government following our work are tax free.

No, our fees are only applicable on additional credits and/or deductions we obtain for you and not on those you already benefit from.

No, you will receive all the refunds that you are entitled to following our work. We invoice you for 20 % of the amount of your refunds or tax savings that you otherwise would have had to pay, had we not worked on your file. The refunds are never sent to Alisa Refunds directly.

No, Alisa Refunds never receives the refunds you are entitled to. The government always sends the amounts directly to you.

No. Our policy states that if you do not receive any refunds you have no fees to pay to Alisa Refunds. Without any cost to you, our specialist can open a file and do the necessary research. The only time you will get and invoice from our firm is when you receive refunds for past years or obtain tax savings related to the current tax year.

No, there are no fees to open a file, nor for us to process a file. If you do not receive additional amounts to what you may already have, our services will not cost you a penny and you will not receive an invoice from Alisa Refunds.

We charge 20% of the amounts received following our work. This does not involve any upfront payment because the invoices are sent after our clients have cashed their refunds or obtained their savings. No refunds or savings simply means no fees to pay.

Yes. If his death occurred during the past ten years its possible that any credits he may have benefited from while he was alive may now be passed on to his estate. Though he has passed away, it is still possible that his tax files be re-evaluated to include health-related tax credits that he should have applied for while he was alive. Families often discover this fact when an opportunity allows them to do so after the trying times of illness.

No, using a wheelchair, a cane or any other device is not a measure given by the government to be eligible to mobility related tax credits. If your doctor is not aware of all the criteria regarding this subject, our specialist at Alisa Refunds can intervene and facilitate the process of obtaining the correct documentation and the corresponding refunds.

Yes, the criteria for the CPP Disability Pension are completely different than the criteria for tax credits and tax deductions. Being refused for the CPP Disability Pension does not stop you from receiving refunds from health related tax credits, which is our specific expertise.

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