Tax Facts for People with Disabilities

  Contents Purpose Income Deductions Tax Credits Tax Credits-For Employers Only Additional Information Purpose People who use assistive technology can save money on their taxes in many ways. Here are just a few. Some of these tax breaks are only for people who use assistive technology. Others are for people with disabilities whether or not… Continue Reading Tax Facts for People with Disabilities

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Contents Purpose Definitions What issues does the ADA cover? Tips for getting started What information do I need for my complaint? Where do I file an ADA complaint? What happens after I file my complaint? Does the ADA cover discrimination about housing? Does the ADA cover discrimination by an airline? Do Federal agencies have to… Continue Reading How To File A Disability Discrimination Complaint

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Contents: Purpose What is an Assistive Technology loan closet? How long may I keep the equipment? How much does it cost? What kinds of equipment do they have? How do I find a local program? Purpose Assistive Technology (AT) loan closets are programs that lend AT items to people with disabilities. This tip sheet can… Continue Reading Assistive Technology Equipment Loan Closets

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Contents Purpose Definitions Finding Accessible Rental Housing Making Changes to Existing Rental Housing Buying an Accessible Home Sources Purpose This tip sheet shows how to find accessible housing to rent or to buy. It also suggests what to say to landlords or property owners. It tells about laws that ensure people with disabilities have access… Continue Reading Finding Accessible Housing

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Contents Purpose Definitions Reasons to form a microboard Basic steps to form a microboard Who can help me with this process? What makes a microboard work well? What makes it hard to start a microboard? Who should be asked to serve on a microboard? What is expected of board members? How does the microboard provide… Continue Reading Microboards in Iowa

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