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Towers Watson releases "Government Benefits Update 2010" for Canada

Towers Watson (formerly Watson Wyatt), which offers a variety of professional services inclduing in relation to employee benefits, has released its "Government Benefits Update 2010". It is an annual publication that provides a very useful overview of key government benefits in Canada. The specific benefits covered are:

  1. Old Age Security Payment Rates
  2. Canada Pension Plan
  3. Quebec Pension Plan
  4. Historical CPP/QPP/YMPE Values
  5. Employment Insurance
  6. Workers' Compensation
  7. Provincial Hospital/Medical Plans
  8. Public, Hospital and Medical Care Benefits
  9. Family-related Leave
  10. Statutory Holidays
  11. Tax-related Values
  12. 2009 Marginal Tax Rates by Jurisdiction
  13. Federal Income Tax Checklist for Employee Benefit Programs