December 7, 2017
Ontario’s Bill 148, or the Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, was introduced on June 1, 2017. The bill updates workplace laws across Ontario. The bill was created following the release of the final report of the Changing Workplaces Review, the first-ever independent review of both the Employment Standards Act (2000) and Labour Relations Act (1995). […]
November 22, 2017
You’re a business owner and year-end is approaching. Completing it on time and on budget seems to require a superhuman effort. If you’re like most time-strapped business owners and payroll managers, the process of getting all your paperwork in order and meeting complex payroll and compliance obligations can be challenging to manage.
September 15, 2017
There are few words more fear-inducing for small business owners than “audit.” But don’t panic! The audit process itself isn’t as scary as you might think, and with regular upkeep of your books and payroll, it can be a relatively painless experience.
September 8, 2017
We all know that getting paid is awesome, but that wouldn’t be possible without the people who make it happen. Cue National Payroll Week (Sept. 11-15 in Canada), a campaign to build awareness of and celebrate payroll professionals. It highlights the crucial role they play in the oversight and accurate and timely payment of workers, […]
May 1, 2017
Many of the small business owners I talk to use spring as an opportunity to take stock of what’s working, what’s not, and what can they invest in to take the business to the next level. It’s also a time when many of us start thinking about how to balance a need to grow the […]