Disability Exemption

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The tax form TC-40D is available again for families with dependent children with disabilities. Part 1 is for parents of a dependent child with a disability, 2 years old and younger. Part 2 is for parents of an eligible student with a disability 21 years of age or younger. Part 3 is for parents with a dependent adult child with a disability 18 years of age or older.

In order for parents to qualify for this disability tax exemption under part 2, the child must be 21 years of age or younger, must currently be enrolled in a public education program, and must have an IEP for a disability in one of the following categories:

     - Autism
     - Deafness
     - Developmental Delay
     - Dual Sensory Impairment
     - Hearing Impairment
     - Intellectual Disability
     - Multi-disability
     - Orthopedic Impairment
     - Other Health Impairment
     - Traumatic Brain Injury
     - Visual Impairment

The form can be obtained from the Canyons School District website (select Departments / Special Education / Parent Resources - the link is under Important Documents), from the state tax site (tax.utah.gov/forms), or by calling 801-826-5022.  Parents/Guardians will need to bring the completed form to the child's special education teacher or school administrator to be signed in the "authorized certification signature" box.