canada pension plan

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Private pensions face regulatory burden the Canada Pension Plan does not

Mandatory CPP contributions from working Canadians will increase steadily between January 2019 and 2025.


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Canadians will receive meagre rate of return on CPP contributions

Canadians born after 1970 can expect a rate of return on their CPP contributions of between 2.3 per cent and 2.5 per cent.


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The program is designed so Canadians who die early in life subsidize those who live longer.

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The increased CPP tax alone translates into $1,624 more in taxes.


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CPP reforms need a complete rethink

For retirees born after 1993, the CPP rate of return will be a meagre 2.5 per cent.


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Calls for More Policy Reversals
Reversing course and raising the age of eligibility for retirement benefits to 67 from 65 would be politically costly, but it makes eminent sense when one considers the aging of our population.