7 Tips for a Successful Canadian Payroll Year-End

By Anna McNally | Dec 23, 2020 9:00:00 AM


As we close out a monumental year for change in business and our ways of life.  Somethings have remained a constant - payroll and taxes.  With the new changes to the end-of-year process and taxes related to COVID-19, do keep your eyes open for updates from the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA)

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New Work-from-home Tax Claim Process

By Anna McNally | Dec 10, 2020 11:27:26 AM

Working from home is no longer a luxury only a few have access to. Since the COVID-19 pandemic has begun, companies and organizations have had to reshape the office environment, with a majority of the office workforce working from home.  With that transition, many employees have had to pay out of pocket for upgrades and technology.  The Canadian Federal Government has acknowledged this in it’s Fall Economic Statement, which was released on Nov. 30, and announced that it would make it easier for Canadians to claim expenses up to $400.  

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What you need to know about Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS)

By Anna McNally | Apr 28, 2020 2:45:00 PM

The Canadian Government has created the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) in response to the financial impact COVID-19 is having.  This subsidy program was initially known as the Temporary Wage Subsidy, although as the situation evolved, so did the subsidy. 

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Everything to know about the Temporary Wage Subsidy

By Anna McNally | Mar 26, 2020 2:51:15 PM

We are all a little on edge these days about finances, job security and the health of ourselves and loved ones.  The Canadian Government is trying to help all Canadians with financial hardships due to COVID-19. For business owners’ this is one part of the economic response plan.

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What you need to know about Sage Payroll

By Anna McNally | Feb 20, 2020 10:00:00 AM

Getting paid and paying your staff is one of the top priorities of both employees and ownership. Regardless of the size of the organization, ensuring payroll is run correctly and on time is always top of mind. Having your payroll integrated with your ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) will both streamline and automate this process. One ERP solution that provides a payroll module out of the box is Sage 300cloud (formerly known as Accpac).

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Legislation changes for Payroll 2020

By BAASS Author | Feb 18, 2020 10:00:00 AM

Staying up to date with changing legislation and regulations can be troublesome for busy professionals. With several new rules affecting the 2020 payroll, BAASS has put together a summary of what you need to know.

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What's the maximum amount you're able to put towards an RRSP in 2020?

By BAASS Author | Feb 11, 2020 10:07:46 AM

A Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP) is a type of financial account that holds savings and investment assets. RRSP funds are crucial for retirement, so it is important to contribute to this fund each year. By contributing to your RRSP you are reducing your annual gross salary your income tax is calculated on, which may reduce the amount of tax you pay at tax time. But how much is too much? In this blog, we will discuss how to calculate your maximum annual contribution limit

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Trends Shaping the Future of Payroll Management

By Anna McNally | Feb 5, 2020 12:02:55 PM

Over the last decade, we have seen major technological advancements across different industries. Technology has helped organizations streamline their processes, organize large quantities of information, as well as analyze gathered data. We understand that it is difficult to keep up with the constantly evolving technologies being offered in the market. For this reason, we decided to make this year’s outlook on payroll management a little easier. If you’re wondering what the landscape of payroll may look like, keep reading!

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