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

July 04, 2017

Accompass VP named to GTA Rewards Association Board of Directors

The GTA Rewards Association, the pre-eminent association for total compensation professionals in the Greater Toronto Area, announced the appointment of Chris Lee to the role of Vice President, Communications and Social Media on its Board of...

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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 25, 2017

Ontario's Updated DB pension funding requirements announced

Ontario recently announced several anticipated reforms to pension funding requirements in hopes to help maintain workplace pension plans and protect retirement benefits.

One of the primary outcomes is that plan sponsors will not need to fund for...

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