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Minister unable to say who won't have to pay into Ontario Pension Plan

TORONTO – The minister responsible for implementing the Ontario Retirement Pension Plan says the premium won’t hurt small business but she is unable to say who will and who won’t have to pay up because consultations on the plan are still ongoing. 381 more words


4453761 Manitoba Ltd. v. R. – TCC: EI and CPP appeals quashed as being out of time.


4453761 Manitoba Ltd. v. The Queen (October 28, 2014 – 2014 TCC 321) was a decision on a motion by the Crown to quash EI and CPP appeals of 4453761 Manitoba Ltd. 1,077 more words

Employment Insurance

Tax cheats walked off with $220 million last year

Tax cheats bilked the federal government of almost $220 million in the last fiscal year, and the Canada Revenue Agency has so far recovered only $2.2 million – or about one per cent of it. 343 more words


Enseignants de Langue Anglaise de Montréal. v. M.N.R. – TCC: Language instructors not engaged in insurable/pensionable work.


Enseignants de Langue Anglaise de Montréal. v. M.N.R. (September 26, 2014 – 2014 TCC 287) was a decision dealing with 12 EI appeals and 1 CPP appeal (the worker in that appeal was also part of the 12 EI appeals). 482 more words

Employment Insurance

3193099 Manitoba Ltd. v. R. – TCC: Worker providing oil rig services to controlled corporation was an independent contractor.


3193099 Manitoba Ltd. v. The Queen (October 20, 2014 – 2014 TCC 310) was a CPP appeal for 2012:

[1] The Minister determined and assessed the Appellant corporation which carries on business as Falcon Enterprises (“Falcon”) as an employer and the two Appellant Eissner brothers, Jan and Thomas, as employees, concerning two consecutive periods: January 1 to December 31, 2011 (the “2011 Period”) and January 1 to December 31, 2012 (the “2012 Period”). 878 more words

Tax Litigation

Recent widow with a teenaged son must sell $800,000 house to make ends meet

Situation: At 45, a teacher with a modest income and a serious health issue needs to plan retirement

Solution: Cut debt by selling house, pay off mortgage, build RRSP savings to top up pension, retire at 60… 1,214 more words

Retirement Planning