Signing Form to Receive T4

Hello,

Can an employer in Canada require an employee to sign a document verifying that they received their T4 slip, and withhold it if the employee won't sign?

I know it sounds silly to not just sign. I'm just more so curious about the actual legality behind it.

Thanks!


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I've never heard of that. Employers must provide correct and fair T4s and copies to CRA.
Ask why they need you to sign and if possible get a look at it first. In this economy you don't want to make trouble if you are still employed with them.
You can anyway see your T4s on My Account for CRA. Let them know that.
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