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Canadian Pension - Old Age Security and Canada Pension Plan

Canadian social security plans (pensions) and benefits are administered by Service Canada. Forms and information are available on their website.

Details and application forms can be found by clicking here.

Please always quote your social insurance number when communicating with Service Canada.

Receiving payments

Recipients of a Canadian pension who are residing in Europe can enroll for the direct deposit program. This means you can receive your pension payments by bank transfer directly into your German bank account. Please visit Foreign Direct Deposit for full details and instructions on enrollment.

Taxation of Social Security Benefits

You can find details on taxes linked to your Canadian pension by clicking here.


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