The Advisor

December 10, 2018

Gallagher acquires Accompass to expand footprint in Canada

U.S.-based Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. announced today that it has acquired Accompass Inc., a leading Canadian benefits, retirement, and...

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July 27, 2018

Will 2019 salary budgets be higher or lower than 2018? Participate in our annual Salary Budget Survey

Accompass is conducting our annual Salary Budget Survey.

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July 09, 2018

B.C.: a new health tax for employer-paid benefits to be introduced in 2019

The B.C. government has proposed a new employer-health tax as a step to eliminate the current Medical Services Plan (MSP), which they say will result in more than $50 million in administration savings annually.

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July 04, 2018

QUE: updates to the Quebec Employment Standards prohibits differences in treatment in employee pension and benefits plans

In June, Quebec passed Bill 176, which amends the Act Respecting Labour Standards. The Bill eliminates the potential for future disparities in pension and group benefit plans for employers who have employees in Quebec based on their hiring date....

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