Impact on pension expense under international accounting as at March 31, 2017

Apr 10, 2017

Every year, companies must establish an expense for their defined benefit pension plans.

How to maximize your employee’s professional development

Apr 10, 2017

The Globe and Mail: How do you go about approving and following up on employees’ training, coaching and development opportunities?

Quebec budget: Compensation tax on insurance premiums

Apr 10, 2017

The Quebec government’s budget tabled on March 28, 2017 delayed, by five years, the decrease in the compensation tax on insurance premiums, thereby depriving plan sponsors of an expected reduction of 0.18% in this tax.

Saskatchewan budget: New tax on insurance premiums

Apr 10, 2017

Changes to Saskatchewan’s provincial sales tax (PST) were announced in the recent 2017 budget.

How talk therapy can improve your mental health

Apr 6, 2017

The Globe and Mail: A growing body of research suggests that talk therapy is an excellent front-line treatment, particularly for the two most costly categories of mental illnesses in Canada, anxiety and depression.

Managing change

Apr 3, 2017

Canada's Occupational Health & Safety Magazine: Significant changes in a workplace affect the mental and physical health of employees, says a recent study by Toronto-based consulting firm Morneau Shepell...

DC market shows solid growth for trust- and insurance-based plans

Mar 31, 2017

Benefits Canada: In its report on employer pension plans in Canada published earlier this month, Statistics Canada noted the overwhelming majority of plan members are in trusteed arrangements.

Where to get help when you’re concerned with your mental health

Mar 29, 2017

The Globe and Mail: Only one in three Canadians who experience a mental health problem or illness seeks and receives services or treatment.

Morneau Shepell to provide assistance to global expats

Mar 24, 2017

Benefits Canada: Morneau Shepell is partnering with the Immigration Industry Association to provide employee assistance services to expatriates, migrants and people who are considering migrating.