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Income Tax Regulations

Version of section 6802 from 2004-08-31 to 2013-06-25:

 For the purposes of paragraph (n) of the definition retirement compensation arrangement in subsection 248(1) of the Act, a prescribed plan or arrangement is

  • (a) the plan instituted by the Canada Pension Plan;

  • (b) a provincial pension plan as defined in section 3 of the Canada Pension Plan;

  • (c) a plan instituted by the Unemployment Insurance Act;

  • (d) a plan pursuant to an agreement in writing that is established for the purpose of deferring the salary or wages of a professional on-ice official for the official’s services as such with the National Hockey League if, in the case of an official resident in Canada, the trust or other person who has custody and control of any funds, investments or other property under the plan is resident in Canada;

  • (e) an arrangement under which all contributions are made pursuant to a law of Canada or a province, where one of the main purposes of the law is to enforce minimum standards with respect to wages, vacation entitlement or severance pay;

  • (f) an arrangement under which all contributions are made in connection with a dispute regarding the entitlement of one or more persons to benefits to be received or enjoyed by the person or persons; or

  • (g) a plan or arrangement instituted by the social security legislation of a country other than Canada or of a state, province or other political subdivision of such a country.

  • [NOTE: Application provisions are not included in the consolidated text
  • see relevant amending Acts and regulations.]
  • SOR/92-51, s. 6
  • SOR/94-686, s. 79(F)
  • SOR/96-311, s. 3

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