Resources | Jul 20, 2020

Payroll legislation: maternity & parental leave

In Canada, Employment Insurance (EI) provides a benefit in the form of financial assistance when employees are absent from work for either maternity or parental leave.  EI maternity and parental benefits are available to people who are away from...
Resources | May 21, 2020

How the Canadian Payroll Association is educating and advocating for payroll professionals

Payworks is proud to have been a Canadian Payroll Association (CPA) partner for the past 20 years. Since 1978, the CPA has...
Resources | Mar 01, 2020

Turning data into decisions: the role of analytics in guiding strategy

In the two years since we last explored workplace analytics (see “Analytics: An Indispensable Business Tool” in the...
Innovation | Feb 11, 2020

Tips & tricks: using the bookmarks feature

There’s a quick and easy way to pin the pages you use the most within the Payworks application. It’s called Bookmarks and it...
Innovation | Jan 28, 2020

New: email notifications

Your day-to-day tasks list is long enough already. That’s why we’ve enabled notifications within Payworks’ Human Resources...
Resources | Jan 15, 2020

Year-end is here: what you need to know & what's new

Year-end is upon us yet again. Payworks strives to make your year-end experience – which can quickly become complex and...
Culture | Jan 09, 2020

Working behind the scenes on Workforce Analytics

Behind the scenes of Payworks' Absence Management and Analytics products is a talented team of software developers who write the platform's code and maintain its functionality so that our clients can create efficiencies and gain insights into their...
Resources | Dec 02, 2019

Mark your calendar: 2019 & 2020 processing dates

December is right around the corner, and that means that payroll administrators might be wondering how their payroll...
Resources | Nov 25, 2019

Canadian payroll legislation: reporting pay

Have you ever sent an employee home early from work because business was slow? While workers are not entitled to their...
Resources | Oct 31, 2019

Top 10: reasons businesses should outsource payroll

Owning a small business means wearing many metaphorical hats, some of which may feel like a more natural fit than others....
Resources | Oct 21, 2019

Canadian payroll legislation: vacation pay rates and entitlements

Vacation pay is remuneration paid to an employee for the vacation time off to which they are entitled according to their years of service.  In Canada, the rate at which employees accrue vacation pay varies between provinces and territories....
Resources | Sep 23, 2019

Canadian payroll legislation: statutory holiday pay rates

In Canada, employees are entitled to be paid on statutory holidays. The recognition of the various holidays varies between...
Events | Sep 17, 2019

Thank you for keeping Canadians paid

National Payroll Week (NPW) took place from September 9-13, which is a week created by the Canadian Payroll Association...
Resources | Sep 16, 2019

Canadian payroll legislation: termination notice

In Canada, there are employment laws in every province regarding termination notice. Employees are entitled to a notice of...
Media | Sep 11, 2019

That's so nice, Janice

The favourite part of Team Lead, Development Janice Gross' job is the Timbits and doughnuts...  Seriously though, shes a...
Resources | Aug 26, 2019

Canadian payroll legislation: Tax credits

Why do Canadian employers need to be aware of federal and provincial tax credits?  In most instances, employers deduct tax...
Resources | Aug 19, 2019

Canadian payroll legislation: Workers compensation

It's one of those things you have, but hope to never use.  Workers compensation is a program administered by Canadian provincial and territorial governments. Essentially, it's a type of insurance for employees who either get injured on the job or...
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