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Update on the Ontario Registered Pension Plan (ORPP)

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Today the Ontario government has announced a contribution delay for the Ontario Retirement Pension Plan (ORPP). The new date for contributions for Wave 1 (over 500 employees) is now Jan. 1, 2018. Read the full press release hereWe will continue to update you as information is released about the ORPP. When regulations are available, we will interpret them
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Important Dates for 2016

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2015 RRSP DEADLINE – February 29, 2016 2015 Tax Slips
  • Registered plan: Week of February 22nd, 2016
  • Non-registered plans: Week of March 14th, 2016
  • Non-resident clients: Week of March 14th, 2016
Duplicate requests will be accepted starting March 14th, 2016Desjardins Insurance Term Investments and AnnuitiesContribution receipts for the first 60 days of 2016:
  • Contributions, excluding PACs: daily
  • Contract with PACs made between
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Happy Retirement Pat!

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Congratulations Pat Currie on her retirement from Buss Financial Group. Pat has been with us since 2002 and has been an invaluable member of our team! She will be greatly missed by her coworkers, our brokers and our clients. We wish her all the best as she moves into this exciting new phase of her life!
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ORPP Design Details Announced

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The Government of Ontario has announced additional details on pension plan comparability regarding the Ontario Retirement Pension Plan (ORPP).For details click HERE.
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Changes to RRIF Withdrawal Minimums May Benefit You!

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On April 21, 2015 the Canadian Government’s Economic Action Plan 2015, introduced lower withdrawal minimums for RRIFs starting in 2015 and going forward for clients between ages of 71 to 94.The impact of this change should be minimal as most companies will continue to payout their previous RRIF minimum amount for 2015, and make the new reductions effective in January
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