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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February 23, 2017

Flonase and Nasacort no longer covered in Saskatchewan at Equitable Life

Equitable Life has announced that effective January 1, 2017, two intranasal corticosteroids products, Flonase® and Nasacort®, along with their generic versions, will no longer be covered in Saskatchewan, as over-the-counter versions of these...

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February 22, 2017

BC BUDGET REVEALS MSP PREMIUM NOT TO INCREASE IN 2017

On February 21 the BC budget announced a reminder that the 4% Medical Service Plan premium rate increase for 2017, which was announced in the 2016 budget, was not implemented. Instead, the maximum MSP premium will remain $75 per month per adult, as...

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February 08, 2017

Introducing the 2017 Reference Guide to Canadian Benefits

 

About the Guide

Employees in Canada have compensation, benefits, and retirement needs that are evolving and becoming increasingly complex with time. Canadians are fortunate to have a wide range of social benefits available to them.

 

The...

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