International benefits roundup includes news from Australia and Canada

September 2009
Employee Benefit News;Sep2009, Vol. 23 Issue 11, p11
This section offers news briefs related to employee benefits. Starting July 1, 2010 in Australia, rebate for private health insurance premiums will be reduced for individuals earning more than 75,000 Australian dollars and couples earning more than 150,000 Australian dollars. The Canadian Ministry of National Revenue announced changes to taxable benefits in 2009 including non-cash gifts and awards, overtime meals and meals allowances, and allowances for travel within a municipality.


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