Maximum pensionable earnings are increasing in 2019
The CRA has announced the CPP contribution limits for the upcoming new year. The maximum pensionable earnings under the Canada Pension Plan (CPP) for 2019 will increase to $57,400 (from $55,900). The employee and employer contribution rates for 2019 will increase to 5.1% (up from 4.95%), and the self-employed contribution rate will increase to 10.2% (from 9.9%).
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