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Call Instructions Service Canada EI call centre phone number: 1-800-206-7218 A way to quickly reach to a call centre agent is through the following steps: Once you called in and listened to the system message, press 1 for English or...
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It is not a problem receiving EI benefits while studying as long as you have demonstrated the following: You must show that you are unemployed, able and willing to work and actively looking for suitable work. You must show, without...
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Can I travel within or outside Canada while on EI? Yes you can! Unlike many rumors out there that says you are not allowed to go on vacation, you are permitted to do so as long as you declare in...
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Early Reporting covering the week of December 11 to 24th. If you have a reporting period ending December 24, 2022, you can submit your report early. This helps to ensure that you receive your payments on time during December 2022...
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Earning while on EI rule Yes, you are allowed to work while on EI. To calculate the deduction against your weekly benefits, the EI office will ask in your report to declare your total hours and gross amount earned for...
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EI Reconsideration Process If you disagree with EI processing’s decision on your claim, you may file a reconsideration request. Below are the most common reason for filing a reconsideration. EI benefits have been refused EI benefits received are to be...
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Due to Canada Day holiday on Friday, July 1st, 2022, all EI claimants (regular or special) may experience a delay of one or two business days in receiving their Employment Insurance direct deposit. Service Canada Employment Insurance office will be...
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* * * IMPORTANT NOTICE * * * Due to Monday Victoria Day holiday on May 23rd, 2022, all EI claimants (regular or special benefits) will experience a direct deposit payment delay of one or two business days. Therefore, you...
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Latest EI claim processing timeframe *NEW Follow-up the status of your EI claim (a.k.a Callback) A callback request is sent by call centre agent when EI claimant tries to follow-up the status of their delayed EI claim. You must allow up...
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Pension income resulting from any employment constitutes earnings for benefit purposes. These include: Employer pension plans, including employment as a member of the Armed Forces or any police force. This also applies to pensions from employment in another country, whether or not...
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The sale of your personal property does not consider as income, therefore you do not need to report it in your EI report....
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  Under regular EI benefits, your weekly benefit is deducted roughly by 50% of your weekly earned gross income. This same rule applies to special benefits as well. Earnings paid or payable by your employer at the end of your...
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EI weekly benefits estimation EI maximum insurable earnings is $51,700 since January 1st, 2018. This means any earning above will be cap at the maximum weekly benefit of $547. Remember, your EI benefits are taxable, you will receive T4E for...
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What constitute an earning? Pension income resulting from any employment constitutes earnings for benefit purposes. These include: Employer pension plans, including employment as a member of the Armed Forces or any police force. This also applies to pensions from employment...
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One year ago, the Ontario Government launched phase 1 of the Basic Income Pilot in Hamilton, Brantford, Brant County, Lindsay and Thunder Bay and surrounding area. The purpose of this pilot is to determine whether a basic income can better...
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* * * IMPORTANT NOTICE * * * EI claimant are able to complete the report for the week of 2019 New Year as soon as on Friday December 28th. Your money will be direct deposited to your bank on...
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Due to Remembrance Day on Sunday November 11th, 2018, Federal Government EI office will be closed on Monday November 12th, 2018.  All EI claimants (regular or special) may experience a delay of one or two business days in receiving their...
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Due to national Labour Day holiday on Monday September 3rd 2018, all EI claimants (regular or special) may experience a delay of one or two business days in receiving their Employment Insurance cheques or direct deposit. Payment will be received...
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If you have lost your job due to the wild fires, you must apply to EI right away even without your employer issuing a ROE. Service Canada can create a temporary ROE if EI application is able to provide sufficient...
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Due to provincial Civic Day holiday on Monday August 6th, 2018, all EI claimants (regular or special) from province of AB, BC, SK, ON, NB and Nunavut may experience a delay of one or two business days in receiving their Employment Insurance cheques or direct deposit....
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If you have missed or unable to attend your Claimant Information Session, you must make sure to call the Service Canada Integrity unit’s telephone number in the letter you have received. If not, you EI claim will be suspended until...
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When the company’s business isn’t going well, employer may sometimes negotiate with employees an separation plan in order to keep company business going. The exit plan is called Workforce Reduction Program. Employer must be able to demonstrate that they have...
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Will I receive a higher EI weekly benefits if low income? Yes. If Service Canada determines that your net family income is $25,921 or lower per year, and you have children, and that you or your spouse receives the Canada Child Tax Benefit,...
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How to apply for employment insurance benefits....
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Suggest reading: Current E.I. processing time 2017 Source: Canadian Press OTTAWA — Newly released figures show jobless Canadians are waiting days for answers to their employment insurance questions, and a month or more to find out if they are going...
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Working While on Claim applies to EI claimants in one of the following types of EI benefits: regular benefits compassionate care benefits family caregiver benefit for adults family caregiver benefit for children fishing benefits maternity (new) and parental benefits sickness...
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