DENT Benefits is reaching out to make sure all business owners in our network are aware of an important issue facing the group benefits industry. The federal government is considering new laws concerning the taxation of private health and dental benefits. This change will affect every one with a health and dental benefits plan, from plan sponsors to their employees!
If you would like to learn more, we encourage you to read the following article from the Canadian Life and Health Insurance Association (CLHIA):
The CLHIA believes the federal government does not intend to hold consultations on this new plan and could be implementing changes as early as spring 2017!
What can you do about it?
You can help by contacting your local MP and make sure your opinion is heard. To contact your local MP, just click the link below:
DENT Benefits appreciates your support as we believe this will increase the administrative workload for plan sponsors and result in upset plan members.
If you would like to learn more about the taxation of private health and dental benefits, contact DENT Benefits to learn about how this will affect your business!