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

February 04, 2016

Accompass shares strategies and tools for understanding how to deal with ORPP

At TIFF Bell Lightbox this morning, Mark Dowdell, Senior Vice President, Investment & Retirement at Accompass shared tips and strategies with employers about how best to tackle the looming Ontario Retirement Pension Plan.

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December 21, 2015

Ontario registered plans must file SIPPs with FSCO in 2016

Effective January 1, 2016, administrators of Ontario registered pension plans must file their Statements of Investment Policies and Procedures and SIPP amendments with the Financial Securities Commission of Ontario, according to the following...

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November 06, 2015

CRA announces maximum pensionable earnings for 2016

The Canada Revenue Agency announced that the maximum pensionable earnings under the Canada Pension Plan will be increased in 2016 to $54,900, which is up from $53,600 in 2015. Canadians earning more $54,900 in 2016 will have no opportunity to...

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