What are your tax requirements for health plans? And how different is Quebec? HRM’s payroll expert reviews the basics.
As an employer, do you make contributions to a private health services group plan (such as medical and dental plan) for employees outside of Québec?
What is the difference for employees in Québec?
When an employer makes contributions to a private health services group plan (such as medical and dental plans) for employees outside of Québec, there is no taxable benefit to the employees and no requirement to report this benefit on a T4 slip.
Instances where employer paid premiums does constitute a taxable benefit for the employee are: