Canada Has Social Security Agreements With Many Countries

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I mean, if you sponsor your parents for 10 years, they can`t take social assistance. Is GIS considered social assistance? Therefore, they will have to wait 10 years before the sponsorship contract is over before getting the GIS? Entitlement to social security benefits in Canada and most other countries generally assumes that you meet certain minimum contribution criteria. For example: Hi Doug, I understand the reservation that you are not an expert in US SS, but is it as simple as my reading of the link suggests; That if Michael has 3 years (or more) (12 quarters) of CPP contributions, that the 12 quarters would be added to his US SS 28 quarters and he would get the US claim. without reduction of his CPP? Does the amount of its contributions to the CPP play a role during these three years? Hello Gwen – Since you have 38 years of full residence in Canada, if you are 65 years old, you will receive 38/40 from the full basic OAS. Service des presatations 3 Bureau des ententes de securite sociale Régie des rentes du Québec 1055 René-Lévesque Boulevard East, 13th floor Montreal, Quebec H2L 4S5 The agreement will allow many people to obtain two pensions, one from each country. I am 65 years old and i am a dual citizen (United States and Canada) and I currently live in the United States. Over the years, I have gone back and forth between the two countries and understand that after the age of 18, “you must have lived at least 20 years in Canada for your OAS pension to be permanently payable outside of Canada.”

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