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Further QPP rule changes on employee transfers into Quebec

The Canada Pension Plan and its Quebec equivalent, the QPP, have always been broadly similar. For example, until recently contribution rates and maximum annual contributions have been the same under both plans. That changed in 2012, when the Quebec government … Continue reading

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How does moving in or out of Quebec affect CPP/QPP YTD maximums?

It used to be that CPP and QPP were seen, at least for source deduction purposes, as being identical. While that was never wholly true, in recent years the differences between these two have markedly increased. One of these differences … Continue reading

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Recent Changes Increase the Differences Between CPP and QPP

The general perception is that, for most purposes, the Canada and Quebec Pension Plans are closely aligned. And, generally, this perception is an accurate reflection of reality. However, starting in 1997, the Quebec government amended the QPP, to accommodate employees … Continue reading

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