Line 45200 - Refundable medical expense supplement

Note: Line 45200 was line 452 before tax year 2019.

You may be able to claim a credit of up to $1,248 if all of the following apply:

  • you have an amount on line 21500 or line 33200 of your return
  • you were resident in Canada throughout 2019
  • you were 18 years of age or older at the end of 2019
  • The total of the following 2 amounts is $3,645 or more:


If you were separated because of a breakdown in your relationship for a period of 90 days or more that included December 31, 2019, you do not have to include your spouse's or common-law partner's income when you calculate this supplement.

Complete the chart for line 45200 on the Worksheet for the return to calculate your claim. You can claim this supplement for the same medical expenses that you claimed on line 21500 and line 33200 of your return.

Completing your tax return

Claim on line 45200 of your return your refundable medical expense supplement.

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