Legislative Update: Year-end and New Year

For seasoned payroll professionals with a strong understanding of the year-end process, this half-day overview focuses on new legislative changes impacting year-end and payroll operations.
Half-day seminar.

Focuses on what is changing legislatively for year-end and what to anticipate for the New Year. The program helps participants win the year-end reporting race and get a head start on the New Year requirements.

This seminar is targeted to senior payroll professionals who have a strong understanding of the year-end process and who just want to focus on the changes for year-end and the changes impacting payroll operations in the New Year.

The curriculum covers:

What’s new with the CRA, Revenu Québec & Service Canada?

  • 2017 rates, tax exemptions & PA limits
  • Changes to T4 and T4A slips
  • EI hiring credit for small business
  • Taxable benefit update
  • New services available through My Business Account
  • New EI benefits for parents of critically ill children
  • Best variable weeks for EI unemployment claims
  • ROE Web changes
  • Changes to RL-1 slip

Jurisdictional changes

  • Updates to employment/labour standards
  • Provincial budget announcements
    • tax rates
    • health tax levies
    • HST update
  • Provincial pension legislation
    • including pooled registered pension plan legislation being introduced
  • Workers compensation assessable earnings

Your registration includes: seminar presentation, course reference manual and handouts, exercises with answers, continental breakfast, lunch and refreshments for all breaks.

Dress code is business casual. Please dress in layers to accommodate temperature fluctuations.

CANCELLATIONS OR SEMINAR TRANSFER: Requests must be received in writing at least five (5) business days prior to the seminar date. Please note a cancellation fee or transfer fee in the amount of $50 plus applicable taxes per day/per registrant for all sessions cancelled or transferred will apply. Cancellation or transfer requests received less than 5 business days prior to the seminar date are not eligible for transfer or refund.

FOR ANY QUESTIONS or concerns regarding this registration, please contact member services at membership@payroll.ca


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