Taxing Health Care Benefits

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

CAO has joined a broad coalition of health care providers, collaborating on an issue that could have serious negative impacts on the health of Canadians. As reported by National Post columnist, John Ivison on December 2nd, 2016, the government is now considering taxing health and dental plans. Click HERE to read the article. 

We encourage you to visit the Don’t Tax My Health Benefits website, where you can send a letter to your federal Member of Parliament and the Finance Minister, urging them not to create a new tax on employee-sponsored health care plans which would put the health care of 24 million Canadians at risk. Learn more...

No New Tax on Health Benefits

During Question Period on February 1, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau confirmed that there would be no new taxation of health and dental benefits in the 2017 Budget. …