You're welcome, My Dream
One more thing: "enhanced" dividend tax credits came about in the 2006 Federal Budget. The companies must be public and Canadian. So this does not apply to dividends from small private corporations, e.g. my medical corporation.
The website I mentioned is easy to follow on current tax information and the Revenue Canada site is relatively easy to read too. Also consider looking up the Canadian Taxpayers Federation at
If you are a newbie to personal finance, David Chilton's The Wealthy Barber is not a bad place to start. If you have the basics and have the time and interest to learn a whole lot more about finance, take a look at the Canadian Securities Course (www.csi.ca