A Pension in Every Pot: Better Pensions for More Canadians

33 Pages Posted: 30 Nov 2011

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James Pierlot

Blue Pier™; Pierlot Pension Law

Date Written: November 28, 2011


Canadian tax rules purport to offer equal access to deferred-income retirement saving. In practice, they do not. Uniform, target retirement savings limits must be adopted so that all Canadians will have the same opportunity to save for retirement. The author recommends replacing current contribution limits with a more equitable lump-sum accumulation target of $1 million – or more – as a preferred option.

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Pierlot, James and Pierlot, James, A Pension in Every Pot: Better Pensions for More Canadians (November 28, 2011). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1965846 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1965846

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