Guaranteed Income Supplement

Explains how the Guaranteed Income Supplement (GIS) provides a monthly non-taxable benefit to low-income Old Age Security (OAS) recipients living in Canada. Outlines who is eligible, how to apply, and what forms you need.

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produced by
Employment and Social Development Canada
produced in
2013
last reviewed
January 2013 i Last date reviewed by a qualified expert to ensure content up-to-date. See "Tips" in Clicklaw content criteria (bottom of pageside menu) for details.
resource type
basics
tags
guaranteed income supplement (GIS)