September 8, 2016A new Ipsos poll finds that most Canadians don’t understand how the Canada Pension Plan (CPP) works or what proposed expansion of CPP means. An overwhelming majority also support consultation for the government’s proposed CPP hike.
July 20, 2016The BC government has decided 84% of BC small business owners can’t be wrong and has agreed to open up consultation to the public on Canada Pension Plan (CPP) increases. Here's what you can do to help.
June 15, 2016As provincial finance ministers continue to consider the possibility of a mandatory expansion of the Canadian Pension Plan (CPP), CFIB meets with Finance Minister de Jong.
December 17, 2015New economic modeling data shows that jacking up CPP/QPP premiums will have a sizeable impact on the economy in the short-term with only gradual long-term gain.
May 1, 2014Despite the inability to form a consensus among the other finance ministers, the Province of Ontario set forth on creating its own provincial retirement pension plan. The bad news for British Columbians is their government is now seated at the table on an advisory body exploring the provincial pension plan idea.
March 6, 2014On February 19th, the day after the BC government tabled its 2014 budget, it was announced that Pooled Registered Pension Plan (PRPP) legislation first introduced in February of last year was being tabled again. With majority support for the policy guaranteed, and no election to interrupt the legislative session, PRPPs will soon be a reality for BC!