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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RECEIVE THE ADVISOR

June 01, 2017

Minimum wage increase largest in Ontario’s history

This week Premier Kathleen Wynne announced that Ontario will increase minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2019. Current minimum wage sits at $11.40 with more than a quarter of employees in Ontario making less than $15 an hour. This increase, the...

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May 23, 2017

Are regular salary reviews still necessary?

By Anne Peiris, Vice President, Broad-based Compensation 
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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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