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Employee Benefits Could Cause Tax Headaches

Taxable Benefits and Allowances Seminar from the Canadian Payroll Association (CPA) helps make sense of the latest information and legislation
Many employers and employees are surprised at the depth and breadth of items considered taxable, therefore impacting income and statutory withholdings. Most employees aren’t aware there is legislation related to gifts provided to them. While there are some opportunities to give non-taxable gifts, simply providing a gift card to an employee can have tax implications. One of the most common compliance issues identified by the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) and Revenu Québec (RQ) in organizational audits is the exclusion of taxable benefits fr ...

Bill 32 – Ontario Legislature passes Registered Human Resources Professionals Association Act

On November 6, the Ontario Legislature passed Bill 32, the “Registered Human Resources Professionals Association Act,” which will replace the Human Resources Professionals Association of Ontario Act, 1990, to reflect today's realities in the workplace and the evolving importance of the association’s HR professionals. 
The Human Resources Professionals Association (HRPA) is the regulatory body that sets standards of practice and issues the Certified Human Resources Professional (CHRP) designation.
“If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself and that’s what happened [with the passing of Bill 32],” said Bill Greenhalgh, C ...