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. You likely started your business to explore a particular passion or bring a unique offering to your industry, but may have...
Resources | Oct 18, 2019

Payroll facts Canadian business owners need to know

A burning desire to process payroll likely isn’t the reason you’ve gone into business. But it is core to running a...
Resources | Oct 07, 2019

Canadian payroll legislation: vacationable earnings

Vacationable entitlement is accrued during the vacation year. Do you know what earnings are used to determine that...
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...
Innovation | Sep 18, 2019

Now available: the new Payworks home page

We gave you the heads up that the home page was being updated – and it happened. The new home page was released to all...
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...
Resources | Sep 09, 2019

Canadian payroll legislation: EI and CPP information

On your pay statement, if you have a look the 'Deductions' heading you will notice that every pay period there are deductions taken from your pay for both EI and CPP.  EI, or Employment Insurance, is program in Canada that supplies temporary income...
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...
Resources | Aug 12, 2019

Canadian payroll legislation: Special payments

A special payment is remuneration provided to an employee asides from a regularly scheduled payment. Special payments can...
Innovation | Dec 07, 2018

Digital T4s: A better way to deliver employee tax forms

The default for Payworks’ clients using Employee Self Service (ESS) this year end is set to paperless. The options available to those clients on their year-end authorization screens are: To post employee T4s to their ESS accounts, where the employee...
Resources | Nov 30, 2018

Year-end tips: ROEs, vacation entitlements, employer benefits

Can an employee’s final pay date be past the final pay period ending date? For Records of Employment (ROEs), the final pay...
Culture | Nov 28, 2018

Get to know the people at Payworks: the year-end edition

Cheryl Costen is a Payworks Product Support Specialist working out of our head office in Winnipeg. What her title doesn’t...
Resources | Nov 21, 2018

Five tips to ensure you have a smooth year-end

It’s that time of year again and Payworks has the secret sauce to make year-end the least stressful it can possibly be....
Culture | Jul 13, 2018

Get to know CSR, Katie Main

Katie Main is a Client Service Representative at the Payworks National Service Centre in Winnipeg. She is a recent grad from...

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