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Tax Court of Canada Rules of Procedure respecting the Canada Pension Plan

Version of section 5 from 2008-11-20 to 2024-05-28:

  •  (1) An appeal by an appellant from a ruling or a decision made by, or a decision on an appeal to, the Minister shall be instituted within the time period set out in subsection 28(1) of the Act, which is 90 days after the ruling or decision is communicated to the appellant, or within any longer time that the Court on application made to it within 90 days after the expiration of those 90 days allows.

  • (2) Where a ruling or decision referred to in subsection (1) is communicated by mail, the date of communication is the date it is mailed and, in the absence of evidence to the contrary, the date of mailing is that date specified on the ruling or decision.

  • (3) An appeal referred to in subsection (1) shall be made in writing and shall set out, in general terms, the reasons for the appeal and the relevant facts, but no special form of pleadings is required.

  • (4) An appeal referred to in subsection (1) shall be instituted by filing a notice of appeal, which may be in the form set out in Schedule 5, using one of the following methods:

    • (a) depositing the notice with the Registry;

    • (b) sending it by mail to the Registry; or

    • (c) sending it by fax or by electronic filing to the Registry.

  • (5) to (8) [Repealed, SOR/2008-305, s. 3]

  • SOR/99-213, s. 1
  • SOR/2007-145, s. 2
  • SOR/2008-305, s. 3

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