RL-1 Summary – Contribution Rate (Line 36)

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The table below shows the rate you have to enter on line 36 to calculate your contribution to the health services fund.

Total payroll (line 28)
$1,000,000 or less $1,000,001 to $5,999,9991 $6,000,000 or more
Health services fund contribution rate (%) for employers whose total payroll is more than 50% attributable to activities in the primary and manufacturing sectors 1.25 0.648 + (0.602 x line 28) / $1,000,000 4.26

Health services fund contribution rate (%) for all employers except:

  • Employers whose total payroll is more than 50% attributable to activities in the primary and manufacturing sectors
  • Public-sector employers
1.70 1.1880 + (0.5120 x line 28) / $1,000,000 4.26
Health services fund contribution rate (%) for public-sector employers 4.26
  1. The result must be rounded off to the second decimal place. If the number in the third decimal place is 5 or more, round up the number in the second decimal place.

Public-sector employer

 “Public-sector employer” means:

  • the government of Canada or of a province;
  • a Canadian municipality;
  • a mandatary body of the State, of the Government of Canada, of a province, or of a Canadian municipality;
  • a municipal or public body (for example, a school board) that performs a function of government and that is exempt from income tax at a given time in the calendar year;
  • a corporation, commission or association that is exempt from income tax at a given time in the calendar year pursuant to section 985 of the Taxation Act (in particular, a corporation at least 90% owned by the State).

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