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CAPSA releases draft DC pension plans guideline

Aug 1, 2012

On July 13, 2012, the Canadian Association of Pension Supervisory Authorities (CAPSA) released a draft Defined Contribution Pension Plans Guideline (the “Draft Guideline”) for comment.

Proposed regulations for the PRPP Act

Aug 1, 2012

On July 25, 2012, the federal government published proposed regulations for the Pooled Registered Pension Plans Act (PRPP).

Update: Ontario valuation report filing deadline extended

Jul 19, 2012

The Ontario Government has issued a regulation extending the deadline for submitting a valuation report to December 31, 2012.

Update: Quebec temporary relief measures for private sector pension plans

Jul 19, 2012

The Regulation providing temporary relief measures for the funding of solvency deficiencies was released on May 30, 2012. It came into force on June 14, 2012, and has effect retroactively to December 31, 2011.

Voluntary Retirement Savings Plan: Bill 80 Tabled

Jul 19, 2012

On June 12, 2012, Quebec tabled Bill 80, entitled An Act respecting voluntary retirement savings plans.

Tracking the funded status of pension plans - As at June 30, 2012

Jul 19, 2012

The Evolution of the Financial Situation of Pension Plans since December 31, 2007

Individual Pension Plans can still provide significant contribution opportunities

Jul 19, 2012

Individual Pension Plans (IPPs) have long been viewed by advisors as more advantageous than Registered Retirement Savings Plans (RRSPs).

Impact on pension expense under international accounting - As at June 30, 2012

Jul 19, 2012

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

Manitoba Imposes 7% RST on Group Insurance Contracts Related to Manitoba Residents

Jul 19, 2012

Manitoba’s 2012 Budget applied the province’s 7% Retail Sales Tax (RST) to group insurance contracts that renew or come into effect after July 14, 2012.

Update: Ontario legislative changes in force July 1

Jul 19, 2012

The Financial Services Commission of Ontario (“FSCO”) has also issued some summaries of the changes on its Web site.