What’s New with Pensions in the Small Business World?
- “Game changing” legislative developments in Ontario and New Brunswick. (potential changes in Saskatchewan)
- Review of the tax features of pension plans that business owners miss out on when they only use RRSPs
- Using Pension legislation during the sale of a business to reduce tax costs.
- Using Pension legislation to pass wealth to the next generation
14 Sep 2021, 11:00 AM
1.5 CPD hours
We look forward to seeing you at our upcoming events. Should you have any ideas for topics, speakers, sponsorship or anything else, feel free to contact Melanie Russell, CPA, CA, CBV, CIM, CFE, CFF, ABV at 416-488-9590 x 225.
About the Instructor(s)
Jean-Pierre A. Laporte, B.A., M.A., J.D. (of the Bar of Ontario)
Chief Executive Officer
INTEGRIS Pension Management Corp.
Jean-Pierre is by training a pension lawyer specializing in employee benefits and retirement plans. Until July 2012 he practiced out of the Toronto office of Bennett Jones LLP, a leading Canadian business law firm. He was then appointed Chief Executive Officer of INTEGRIS Pension Management Corp., a provider of pension plans to incorporated professionals and small business owners.
Jean-Pierre has written a number of journal articles on pension reform and pension administration, including the seminal concept paper on the Supplemental Canada Pension Plan published in 2004 by Benefits and Pensions Monitor, his idea having been advocated by provincial governments, thought-leaders and industry groups. Jean-Pierre also drafted a private member’s bill in the Parliament of Canada that focused the federal government on adopting legislation to protect long-term disabled workers operating in federal employment. His most recent publication in the Canadian Tax Journal is entitled “A Review of Individual Pension Plans”.
He has often appeared as an expert witness before Standing Committees of the House of Commons.
For his efforts at improving pension security for Canadians, Jean-Pierre was awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal by His Excellency the Governor-General of Canada.