TORONTO, March 20, 2013 /CNW/ - The Honourable Jim Flaherty, Minister of Finance is scheduled to deliver the federal budget on March 21, 2013. It is expected that the Budget will contain a number of pension and employee benefit related items. Some of those items may include changes to public sector pension plans, commentary on provincial participation with pooled registered pension plans (PRPPs), a target benefit plan framework, and changes to government retirement security programs (e.g. CPP, OAS).
Eckler Ltd. will have experts on hand immediately following the budget lockup to provide commentary and analysis.
| Pension/Retirement issues: Ian Edelist, Principal, pension expert
Health Care issues: Andrew Tsoi-A-Sue, Principal, group life and health expert
Investment issues: Chris Brisebois, Principal, investment expert
To speak with one of our experts, please call Nancy Peppard at 416-696-3081 or email: [email protected].
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