The Advisor

January 22, 2019

ONT: OHIP+ changes effective March 2019

Late last year the Ontario government announced that children under the age of 25 who are not covered by private benefits plans will qualify to...

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December 08, 2015

Alberta premium tax rate to increase in 2016

In the Alberta budget it was revealed that the province's tax rates on premiums receivable on contracts of life, accident and sickness insurance will increase from two to three per cent, effective April 1, 2016.

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December 02, 2015

PEI continues to increase minimum wages

Prince Edward Island has announced plans to increase minimum wage for its inhabitants in two phases in 2016. Minimum wage will increase from $10.50 per hour to $10.75 per hour effective June 1, 2016, and $11.00 per hour effective October 1, 2016.

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November 27, 2015

A summary of CRA's 2016 limits: MP, RRSP, DPSP and TFSA limits, and the YMPE

Here is a summary of the new limits established by the Canada Revenue Agency for 2016, as well as recent years.

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