The Meaning of “Totally Disabled”

Totally disabled

Long Term Disability (“LTD”) insurance policies in Canada generally have a requirement that the employee must be “totally disabled” in …

The Minimum Wage In Quebec in 2021

minimum wage in quebec

Section 2 of the Regulation Respecting Labour Standards sets out the rules about minimum wage in Quebec. On May 1, 2020, …

Canada’s New EI System

New EI system

Updated September 24, 2020 As the CERB winds down on October 3, 2020, Canadians who had to or have to …

The CEWS To Be Extended To Summer 2021

CEWS extended

Today, September 23, 2020, the Liberal Government announced that it would be extending the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS). Speaking …

The Minimum Wage In Ontario In 2021

minimum wage ontario

The Employment Standards Act (“ESA”) sets out the rules about minimum wage in Ontario. On October 1, 2020, the ESA was amended to …

Canadian Tax Brackets and Rates

income tax in canada

The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) collects income tax from working Canadians each calendar year (in Canada, the calendar year runs …

Severance And Income Tax In Canada

income tax and severance

Severance is taxed just the same as regular income from work in Canada. However, there are ways to minimize paying …