Legislative and regulatory information – it can be overwhelming! Let Payworks help you break it down.

Employment standards differ by province, but you can find the valuable information you need readily at your fingertips. Payworks keeps current on legislative updates such as pensionable and vacationable earnings, leaves, CPP and QPIP, insurability, labour standards, and stat holidays (amongst others). We’re your resource for federal and provincial legislative payroll and HR administration updates.

Resources | Sep 19, 2022

Here’s everything Canadian businesses need to know about payroll remittances

Let’s start at the beginning - what is a remittance? By definition, the term “remittance” encompasses the act of sending or transferring money to another party. In the context of talking about a business’s payroll and workforce management, a...
Resources | Sep 16, 2022

Behind the scenes: the tell all of our payroll implementation process for small businesses

If you’ve looked into managing your business’ payroll through a third party provider like Payworks, you’re likely intrigued...
Resources | Aug 09, 2022

Book Lovers Day: recos from Jenn, our VP HR

Today is National Book Lovers Day! And how considerate of the folks who decide these things to drop it into the middle of...
Resources | Aug 08, 2022

Statutory Holiday Update: National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

With the passing of Bill C-5 in 2021, September 30 was established as the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation and is a...
Resources | Jun 20, 2022

Bookkeepers – here’s how we’ve got your back!

If “book balancing” is kind of your thing, we certainly don’t need to tell you that technology has changed the way you’ve...
Resources | Jun 07, 2022

Watch out for this common online fraud tactic to better protect your business

According to a joint survey from the Canadian Federation for Independent Business (CFIB) and Mastercard, 72% of small...
Resources | May 25, 2022

How cloud-based workforce management can support your small business’ green initiatives

According to Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC), “companies have been called upon to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions for years. But a commitment to C02 reduction and clean technology is rapidly becoming the norm for Canadian...
Resources | Apr 04, 2022

Explained: Good Friday and Easter Monday stat holiday legislation

In Canada, not all employees are entitled to the same days off work – whether or not businesses are closed for federal and...
Resources | Mar 30, 2022

How to hire (and retain) someone with a service mindset

While many small businesses across Canada are currently struggling to staff up, some of the most hard-hit are those looking...
Resources | Mar 16, 2022

Accountants and bookkeepers: here’s why outsourcing just makes cents

Accountants and bookkeepers… you’re a scrappy bunch, aren’t you? You’re used to doing it all, and it’s clearly paid off;...
Resources | Mar 10, 2022

Keep your info (& your biz) secure with insights from our experts

Business best practices evolve in response to the changing world around them - which is to say, quickly! And while your focus may (rightly) be on what got you into business in the first place, matters of security, privacy and compliance are both...
Resources | Jan 26, 2022

Five tips to manage your mental health as you return to the office

There is a case for cautious optimism as provinces reopen and vaccination rates increase. Reopening is shining a light at...
Resources | Jan 07, 2022

Canadian payroll legislation: 2022 statutory holiday schedule

There are many reasons why Canadian businesses and payroll practitioners mark their calendars with the upcoming statutory...
Resources | Jan 06, 2022

Ontario’s Infectious Disease Emergency Leave (IDEL) and your business: a conversation

Early in the pandemic, the Ontario government introduced legislation known as the Infectious Disease Emergency Leave (IDEL)...
Resources | Dec 18, 2021

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

The beginning of tax form season is upon us, and we're here to help every step of the way. Here are three helpful tips to...
Resources | Dec 17, 2021

Our office hours for December 2021 & January 2022

Over the next month or so, there's going to be lots on the go for each one of us - whether it's holiday celebrations or...
Resources | Dec 08, 2021

Important payroll processing and delivery dates for 2021: Mark your calendar

December is here and that means payroll administrators are starting to think about how payroll schedules will be impacted by the upcoming statutory holiday schedule. Between year-end payroll preparation, staying on top of new legislation, and...
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