The three popular articles this week on HRinfodesk deal with the new cannabis smoke-free and road safety legislation, a successful age discrimination case, and a new WSIB self-evaluator.
Unlike most Canadians who are not operating a business, many professionals have more options to them when it comes to retirement savings. The average Canadians employed by companies in the private sector will typically use the Registered Retirement Savings Plan or the Tax–Free Savings Account. The lucky few work for organizations that sponsor a registered pension plan, but their numbers seem to be declining every year as a percentage of the workforce not working in para–public employment.
The federal government has signed an agreement to help the United States catch tax-evading "US persons" living outside the US, including those with dual US-Canada citizenship.