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QUESTION:
I am a Filipino citizen and a Canadian immigrant (with a permanent resident card).  I have a job offer to work on a short term contract (4 to 6 months) for the government of Indonesia on a World Bank funded project.  I understand that the salary is tax free in Indonesia.  My question is - is the salary also tax free in Canada.
I will appreciate your comments on this question.
Yours truly,
RXXXXXXX
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david ingram replies:
As a fulltime resident of Canada taking a short term contract out of the country for four to six months, you remain a resident for the purposes of Canadian Taxation.  The earnings are taxable in Canada.
Sorry
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