Employment Insurance Benefits

“Employment Insurance benefits” means:

  • benefits paid under the Unemployment Insurance Act, other than a payment relating to a course or program designed to facilitate the re-entry into the labour market of a claimant under the Act, or
  • benefits paid under Part I, Part VII.1, Part VIII or Part VIII.I of the Employment Insurance Act

For more information, see Service Canada's Employment Insurance benefits page.

Note that Employment Insurance benefits are subject to source deductions of Québec income tax.

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