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New Ontario Employer Health Tax changes for charities effective January 1, 2014

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • February 24 2014

Charities with employees in Ontario will be pleased to hear that as of January 1, 2014, the amount of their annual Ontario payroll that is exempt

Tax treatment: it’s all about structure

  • Stewart McKelvey
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • February 13 2014

When an employee is terminated, the question often arises about the tax treatment of amounts paid to the employee. Structuring can allow employers to

NFP Q&A: employer-provided parking can be a taxable benefit to an employee

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • February 5 2014

Although providing employees with parking may appear to be a benefit for employees, it can also adversely affect an employee (and even the employer

Significant pension changes: changes to the standard fund threshold

  • William Fry
  • -
  • Canada, Ireland, United Kingdom
  • -
  • January 16 2014

The Standard Fund Threshold ("SFT") (ie the maximum allowable pension fund at retirement for tax purposes) has been reduced again, this time from

Legal trends '14: a forecast of the year ahead - private equity

  • Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • January 14 2014

Buyout dealmaking was moderate in 2013, with aggregate value and volume down 10 per cent and 15 per cent, respectively, from 2012. However, there

CRA announcements re Regulation of Registered Pension Plans

  • Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • December 6 2013

The Canada Revenue Agency's (CRA) Registered Plans Directorate (RPD) recently made two announcements that plan sponsors and administrators should be

Is your tax refund too high? Reducing your tax deductions at source

  • Crowe Soberman LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • November 19 2013

You're an employee. Your employer diligently withholds tax, Canada Pension Plan (CPP) and Employment Insurance (EI), and remits these to the Canada

Private equity fund deemed trade or business

  • Hodgson Russ LLP
  • -
  • Canada, USA
  • -
  • October 31 2013

In my previous post on this blog, I discussed the possibility of a Canadian company being called upon to pay for an affiliated U.S. company's pension

New tuition benefit: tax-free for your employees!

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • October 2 2013

Despite challenging economic times, many corporations across Canada remain committed to advancing employee education through tuition reimbursement

IRS clarifies some same-sex marriage issues, but leaves retroactive employee plan relief open

  • Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • September 11 2013

Ever since the U.S. Supreme Court struck down the central provision of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) defining marriage as between a man and a