Includes benefits available under the Canada Pension Plan (CPP), including retirement benefits, survivor benefits, and disability benefits.
Some indicators of legal issues
What the clients may say:
- "I have epilepsy and can’t work any more. My application for disability benefits under the Canada Pension Plan was refused."
- "I’m younger than 60 and took early retirement, but I have since become disabled."
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