Canadian Small Business KIT
Keep It Together this year-end with these handy tips and resources.
Start with these tips for smooth T4s, T4As and RL-1s at year-end (really!).
2022 Small Business Year-End with Wagepoint [Webinar recap]
Year-end is once again upon us. Don’t worry, surviving year-end as a small business owner whose strength is making business magic happen and not payroll isn’t impossible. Especially since we’ve brought back our webinars, guides and feel-good content to get you through it while keeping it together. (In other words, reducing stress, headache occurrences […]
Mindfulness in Seconds: How to Build Wellness into a Daily Practice
We’re living in a time when some of our daily vocabulary includes words like self-care, meditation and mindfulness. It’s no surprise that wellness has become a new trend, but how do we shift our wellness from a trend to a daily practice? My journey from burnout to wellness. I didn’t think much about these terms […]
Have No Fear, Here’s How to Avoid a PIER This Year!
In my experience, the most feared year-end document is the Pensionable and Insurable Earnings Review (PIER). Unfortunately, that’s because it tends to make payroll professionals or employers feel like they’ve done something wrong. Don’t worry, the PIER is just a simple review process to understand why there could be differences between the Canada Pension Plan […]
Setting Your Tax Year Up for Success [Webinar Recap]
Tax season: Universally regarded as the polar opposite of birthdays on the fun scale. While it’s not the most enjoyable process, it’s critical that small businesses dot their i’s and cross their t’s on payroll year-end tax documents to avoid getting on the Canada Revenue Agency’s (CRA’s) naughty list (aka, a PIER review). Our Community […]
What You Need To Know About Tax Form Amendments And PIER Reports
Introducing tax form amendments and PIER reports. Tax form (T4, T4A and RL-1) amendments and Pensionable and Insurable Earnings Review (PIER) reports are probably terms you’ll hear a lot of at this time of the year. In their own ways, these are all about ensuring that the numbers you’ve submitted during your year-end filing for […]
Ways to Fight the Winter Blues
Isolation, particularly during the winter season, has been proven in psychological studies to have detrimental impacts on people’s mental health, including insomnia, fear, tension, depressive symptoms, irritability and emotional tiredness. With all of this in mind, it’s more crucial than ever for small business owners to take care of their mental health, and those of […]
Don’t Be Haunted By Payroll Errors This Year-End
Payroll can mean completing a lot of scary tasks for small business owners — like making the right calculations and filing taxes correctly and on time to the government. On top of that, consider needing to make corrections during a busy year-end season! Now that sounds like a real nightmare. As the old adage goes, […]
A Canadian Small Business Employer’s Guide to T4s, T4As and RL-1s [Checklist Included]
T4s, T4As and Relevés — what do they have in common, other than the fact that T4A and Relevé rhyme? Or, that you could easily refer to these things as “T4-ehs?” for all the confusion they cause. Don’t worry, this article will help answer some of your most burning questions about T4s. 🔥 What are said T4s, […]