The Advisor

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...

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May 22, 2017

Amendments to the Pension Benefits Act focus on fiduciary duty

Proposed amendments to the Ontario Pension Benefits Act (PBA), granting additional powers to the Superintendent of Financial Services (Superintendent) were recently announced. These amendments look to formalize industry best practices, and should...

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March 22, 2017

2017 Federal Budget: potential for employer paid maternity leave top up to be impacted

After a delay, on Wednesday Federal Finance Minister Bill Morneau unveiled a largely status quo budget as the Liberal government attempts to prepare for policy changes in the U.S.

Maternity leave top ups could be impacted

Among the announcements...

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November 25, 2016

Group retirement only a piece of the puzzle

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