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Ontario – Employment Insurance


Save time and money! Complete your ROEs online

Are you still filling out paper Records of Employment (ROEs)? Forget the paper! ROE Web is a secure Web-based program that makes it easy for payroll administrators to create, submit, and amend ROEs online. Use ROE Web to increase your productivity and reduce your administrative costs.
Employment Insurance

Are you paying Employment Insurance for family members?

Many family-run businesses pay into EI. Yet, many of them have little chance of collecting should the need ever arise.

Refunding EI Premiums: free help for members

If you have relatives working in your business, you may be paying EI premiums for them needlessly. In order to determine if they are insurable you need to request a ruling as to their insurability.

EI for the self-employed

Since January 1, 2014, Small Business Owners across the country are entitled to EI special benefits such as maternity, parental, sickness and compassionate care. How does this affect you and your business? Are the benefits the same everywhere? What are the conditions? How do you apply? CFIB lobbied to have a fair program but one that is self-sustaining and offers you, the entrepreneur, protection in a variety of circumstances.

A program to avoid laying off employees

Do you want to avoid laying off a valuable employee during hard times? Work-Sharing might be the solution you have been looking for.

EI Premium Reduction Program

The Premium Reduction Program allows employers to pay EI premiums at a reduced rate if their employees are covered by a short-term disability plan that meets certain criteria set by Service Canada.
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