12 Abr Ssa Agreement With Canada
If you are temporarily travelling abroad to do full-time voluntary humanitarian work with a registered aid agency, you may be eligible for your New Zealand superannuation or veterans` pension for up to 156 weeks. You need to explore with work and income before you leave. In addition, your employer must indicate whether you remain an employee of the U.S. company while you operate in Canada or whether you will become employees of the U.S. company`s subsidiary in Canada. If you become a related company, your employer must indicate whether the U.S. company has entered into an agreement with the IRS, pursuant to Section 3121 (l) of the Internal Income Code, to pay U.S. Social Security taxes for U.S. citizens and residents employed by the subsidiary and, if so, the agreement comes into effect.
Where a person is not entitled to a benefit on the basis of the time frames set out in the legislation of the contracting states, which are accumulated in accordance with Article 12, that person`s capacity is determined for that benefit by the consonance of those rebates and the eligible time frames carried out in accordance with the legislation of a third country to which the two States Parties are bound by the social security instruments that provide for the consolidation of periods. Prior to the agreement, workers, employers and the self-employed may, in certain circumstances, be required to pay social security contributions for the same work, both in the United States and in Canada. If you have social security credits in both the U.S. and Canada, you may be eligible for benefits from one or both countries. If you meet all the essential requirements under a country`s system, you will benefit regularly from that country. If you don`t meet the basic requirements, the agreement can help you qualify for a performance, as explained below. With respect to Canada, Canada`s territory, including its territory, inland waters and jurisdiction, and includes the airspace above these areas, as well as the exclusive economic zone and the continental shelf, as defined by national law in accordance with international law; and, you can apply to one country and demand that your application be considered as a right to other country`s benefits.