Current benefits and options, future plans for advocacy.
Postdoc benefits / taxes
See here for an update on taxes. For the 2007 tax year, no changes have taken place, due to a lack of response from the Canadian Revenue Agency. More information will follow - to keep up to date, please visit the U of Toronto Postdoctoral Association website.
Benefits may vary by institute, but for the UHN, there are some pages maintained by the CREdiT office that should be linked here.
While not necessarily a benefit, taxes are a big issue for postdocs, as for everyone. Here is some information from a former Postdoc Association President:
Essentially, I would try to get
Standard Or Individual Deductions
For more information on issues that postdoctoral fellows face, visit the National Postdoctoral Association Webpage
Suggestions? Contact OCI.PDA at gmail dot com