2019 Updates & What's New

January 1, 2019 - ONTARIO. Bill 47 (Making Ontario Open For Business Act, 2018) takes effect

Bill 47 repeals or amends some provisions of the previous Bill 148 (Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, 2017). The Bill amends the Employment Standards Act, 2000.

Amends the Employment Standards Act, 2000 Province of Ontario

January 1, 2019 - BRITISH COLUMBIA (BC) Employer Health Tax Takes Effect

The employer health tax is an annual tax on B.C. remuneration paid to employees and former employees in a calendar year beginning on January 1, 2019.

New Legislation Province of British Columbia

January 1, 2019 - ALL CANADA. Updated EI & CPP Premiums, Maximums & Exemptions

Employers are required to deduct from their employees EI Premiums from insurable earnings and CPP contributions from pensionable earnings. Employers are also required to contribute an amount equal to the CPP contributions deducted from their employees and  pay 1.4 times the amount of the employee's EI premium. 

New Rates for 2019 All Provinces & Territories

January 1, 2019 - ALL CANADA. New TD1 forms (Federal & Provincial)

TD1 is a form used to determine the  amount of tax to be deducted from an employee's employment income. These new forms are to be used for wages paid on January 1, 2019 or later.

2019 TD1 Forms All Provinces &Territories