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New version of ESA poster with Bill 47 changes

The Ontario Ministry of Labour has released a new version of the mandatory employment standards poster (version 8) with the changes to the Employment Standards Act introduced by the Making Ontario Open for Business Act, 2018 (introduced as Bill 47).

Tax-free motor vehicle allowances and more for 2019

The per-kilometre amounts that may be paid tax-free to employees or officers as reimbursement for motor vehicle expenses incurred while travelling for business purposes using their personal vehicle will increase by 3 cents on January 1, 2019. (In PDF)

Summary of January 1 employment law changes

Here is a brief summary of the new or amended employment law changes in Alberta, in force January 1, 2019, that you need to be aware of and implement to ensure compliance.

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Yosie Saint-Cyr, LL.B., is a trained lawyer called to the Quebec bar in 1988 and is still a member in good standing. She practiced business, employment and labour law until 1999. For over 18 years, Yosie has been the Managing Editor of the following publications, Human Resources Advisor, Human Resources PolicyPro, HRinfodesk and Accessibility Standards PolicyPro from First Reference. Yosie is one of Canada’s best known and most respected HR authors, with an extensive background in employment and labour across the country. Read more
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