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COVID-19 pandemic brings unpaid leaves into focus

May 26, 2020

A number of Canadian jurisdictions have introduced new unpaid job-protected statutory leaves for employees who are required to take time off work due to quarantine, care for family members, personal illness, or orders relating to public health.

Impact on pension expense under international accounting as at April 30, 2020

May 26, 2020

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

Canada Revenue Agency suspends minimum contribution rule for DC pension plans

May 26, 2020

The Canada Revenue Agency has announced that it has suspended the minimum contribution rule for defined contribution (DC) pension plans in 2020.

Minimum RRIF and variable benefit account withdrawals reduced for 2020

Apr 28, 2020

On March 25, 2020, Parliament passed Bill C-13, the COVID-19 Emergency Response Act (Bill C-13), which introduces a number of measures to address the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic.

Ontario: FSRA releases COVID-19 response

Apr 28, 2020

In light of the rapidly evolving circumstances around the COVID-19 crisis, on March 18, 2020, the Financial Services Regulatory Authority of Ontario (FSRA) published a document responding to common stakeholder questions.

Tracking the funded status of pension plans as at March 31, 2020

Apr 28, 2020

The evolution of the financial situation of pension plans since December 31, 2019

Retraite Québec introduces temporary relief measures for the administration of supplemental pension plans

Apr 28, 2020

In the context of the COVID-19 outbreak, Retraite Québec announced on April 16, 2020 that it is implementing three temporary relief measures to assist administrators and members of supplemental pension plans.

Impact on pension expense under international accounting as at March 31, 2020

Apr 28, 2020

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

Alberta, British Columbia and Saskatchewan pension regulators respond to COVID-19

Apr 28, 2020

In light of the COVID-19 situation, pension regulators in several western provinces have made announcements relating to regulatory extensions and other matters.