2020 Payroll Legislations

Vacationable Earnings

Regular Salary/Earnings
Earning Type
Fed
BC
AB
SK
MB
ON
QC
NB
PE
NS
NL
YK
NT
NU
Call-in pay
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Overtime
Y
Y
N
Y
N
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Retroactive pay
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Shift premium
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Standby pay
Y
N
N
Y
N
Y
Y
*
Y
Y
N
N
N
N
Statutory holiday pay
Y
Y
N
Y
Y
Y
Y
N
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Previously paid vacation pay
Y
Y
Y
Y
N
N
Y
N
N
N
Y
N
*
*
Allowances
Earning Type
Fed
BC
AB
SK
MB
ON
QC
NB
PE
NS
NL
YK
NT
NU
Car
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
Clothing
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
Housing
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
Meal
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
Moving
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
Tool
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
Travel
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
¹ Included in unique circumstances
² In Quebec, taxable benefits and allowances may be classified as vacationable under certain conditions
Bonuses
Earning Type
Fed
BC
AB
SK
MB
ON
QC
NB
PE
NS
NL
YK
NT
NU
Discretionary
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
Work related
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Commission
Earning Type
Fed
BC
AB
SK
MB
ON
QC
NB
PE
NS
NL
YK
NT
NU
Earned at employer's premises
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Earned away from employer's premises
Y
Y
N
Y
Y
N
Y
Y
N
Y
Y
Y
Y
Earned by route salesperson
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
¹ Majority earned must be salary
Director's Fees
Earning Type
Fed
BC
AB
SK
MB
ON
QC
NB
PE
NS
NL
YK
NT
NU
Employee
N
N
N
N
N
N
Y
N
N
N
N
*
*
Non-employee
N
N
N
N
N
N
Y
N
N
N
N
*
*
¹ Included where fee is a "wage" (condition of employment)
Miscellaneous Earnings
Earning Type
Fed
BC
AB
SK
MB
ON
QC
NB
PE
NS
NL
YK
NT
NU
Maternity leave top-ups
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
Profit sharing payments
N
Y
Y⁴
Y
N
N
N
N
N
Y
Y
Tips/Gratuities employer controlled
N
N
N
N
Y
N
Y
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
¹ Vacation pay for an employee who was on maternity leave is calculated based on the average week’s salary and is not dependent on any payments actually received while on maternity leave
² If included in wages or remuneration for work
³ Unless tied to hours of work, production or efficiency
⁴ Excluded if part of a Deferred Profit Sharing Plan (DPSP)
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