Line 11400 – CPP or QPP death benefit (box 18)

Note: Line 11400 was line 114 before tax year 2019.

The CPP or QPP death benefit is a one-time, lump-sum payment made to the estate upon the death of a contributor.

The death benefits shown in box 18 are already included in box 20 of your T4A(P) slip.

If you have not received your T4A(P) slip, visit Service Canada or call 1-800-277-9914. To view your T4A(P) slip information, go to My Account.

Completing your tax return

Do not report this amount if you are filing a return for a deceased person.

If you received this amount and you are a beneficiary of the deceased person’s estate, report it on line 13000 of your return unless a T3 Trust Income Tax and Information Return is being filed for the estate.

For more information, see Guide T4011, Preparing Returns for Deceased Persons.

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