Claimable expenses

Provincial Health Care premiums are not eligible to be expensed through the PHSP.

Most DCM plans include an Out of Country Travel Insurance for personal injury and Medical expenses, it is an eligible expense. Travel related insurance that is not health related is not covered.

You may claim expenses for individuals who are living in your principal residence or household full time and are dependent on you for living expenses. For example, a dependent parent/disabled adult.

Gym membership is not an eligible expense to be be expensed through the PHSP. Employers may allow this type of expense to be paid as a taxable benefit to promote wellness. These expenses are reimbursed to the employee but are a taxable benefit. However, recent tax changes have made certain sports activities for children an eligible expense through the PHSP.