Social Programs – Information for New Residents of Canada
During the year of your arrival, you could be entitled to advance payments of the tax credit for home-support services for seniors, subject to certain conditions. You must be a resident of Québec when you file your application. Depending on your immigrant status, you could also be entitled to:
For tax purposes, your residence status is not based on your citizenship or immigrant status in Canada. To help you determine whether you are a resident of Québec, see Residential Ties Considered in Determining Residence Status.