What's New in 2019

2018 income tax slips

If you are receiving a retirement pension, disability benefits or survivors' benefits under the Québec Pension Plan, or benefits under a public-sector pension plan (RREGOP, PPMP, etc.), you will receive a tax slip by the end of February. More specifically, we began mailing the tax slips on 4 January and will continue to do so until the end of February 2019.

17 January 2019

The enhancement of the Québec Pension Plan: for better financial security in retirement

On 1 January 2019, the Québec Pension Plan was enhanced to provide a better retirement income to current and future generations of contributors. The enhancement includes the introduction of an additional plan into which additional contributions are made by Québec employees and employers. For further information, see our video.

17 January 2019

Retraite Québec’s 2019 Action Plan

The Plan d'action 2019 (Action plan for 2019; French only) outlines the steps that we will put in place during the year to achieve the objectives in our Plan stratégique 2017-2019 (2017-2019 Strategic plan; French only).

9 January 2019

The partition of benefits accrued under a public-sector pension plan in the event of the breakdown of a union between de facto spouses is now possible

As of 1 January 2019, the partition of benefits accrued under a public-sector pension plan is possible for de facto spouses in the event of the breakdown of their union.  For more information, see the terms and conditions on our website.

The regulatory amendments come following the introduction, in the Act respecting the implementation of recommendations of the pension committee of certain public sector pension plans and amending various legislative provisions, of provisions providing for partition between de facto spouses and the possibility for those spouses to obtain a statement of benefits.

3 January 2019
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