Court: Canada’s Excise Act violates Aboriginal rights
The Superior Court of Quebec entered stay of proceedings against members of the Mohawks of the Kahnawà:ke who imported tobacco without paying duties.
Canada’s job market exceeded expectations, adding 37,000 jobs
Nearly two years into a cycle of steep interest rate increases and after half a year with the policy rate at 5%, the economy added 37,000 jobs in January, far exceeding expectations.
Canada financial conditions update: Stabilization and recovery
Canada’s financial conditions remain underwater for now, signalling slow growth in the first and second quarters of the year after a contraction last year in the third and fourth quarters.
3 signs you need a new human capital management system
Investing in a new HCM system is a major commitment. Implementation can be complicated and lengthy. Do you really need a new system?
Tax Anti-Avoidance rule changes on the horizon
After years of the GAAR provisions remaining unchanged, the government proposed substantial changes in the 2023 Budget and subsequent legislation.
CBSA releases first trade verification priorities for 2024
The Canada Border Services Agency released its trade verification priorities list identifying classification, valuation and origin audit priorities.
Canadian tax developments in 2023 you might have missed over the holidays
Important changes in Canadian tax legislation, CRA enforcement initiatives, and case law updates over the past few months.
Office of the CISO: Before and after outsourcing
Keeping the office of the CISO in-house can be challenging, which is why many middle market organizations are outsourcing that work.
Canada failed to add jobs in December
Canada lost 23,500 full-time jobs in December, replaced by a gain of 23,600 part-time positions.
Workforce, trade, capital: Conference highlights top manufacturing sector issues in Canada
Workforce dynamics, productivity, advanced technology investments and trade policies are some of the critical issues defining the future of Canada’s manufacturing sector.
3 key focus areas for tech companies scaling for operational maturity
There are three key areas of focus for tech companies scaling for operational maturity.
Canada’s economy contracted more than expected, suggesting a pivot on rates
Canada’s gross domestic product declined by 0.3 per cent in the third quarter and by 1.1 per cent on an annualized basis.
What is operational resiliency and why is it important?
Operational resiliency: anticipate, prepare, respond, recover from disruptions, ensuring core services.
4 keys to a successful HRIS implementation
Robust HCM system key to HR & Payroll success, but proper planning & teamwork essential for implementation success.
Canada sees disinflation as gasoline prices ease
Inflation fell to 3.1% on a year-over-year basis, according to Statistics Canada on Tuesday. On a monthly basis, prices fell by 0.1%.
Federal economic statement 2023
On Nov. 21, 2023, Canada released the Federal Economic Statement, which provides an overview of Canada’s finances and sets out new tax measures.
4 pitfalls of using multiple human resources information systems
Managing data across multiple HRIS platforms doesn’t have to be as daunting as it sounds, but there are four pitfalls to avoid.
MDM and data governance: Establishing the right implementation approach
Learn more about how effective master data management (MDM) systems establish a foundation of good data governance.
Middle market approach to digital transformation still coming into focus
An effective digital transformation approach is important for success, but companies must ensure they have a strong IT foundation to build upon.
How to boost employee productivity and profitability in business services
Learn how to improve employee productivity and profitability in business services by investing in development, technology, automation, outsourcing and more.