Monthly Minute – October 2017 (10/10/2017) - Knowledge is POWER. Through the AIA Canada Monthly Minute, important industry information is at your fingertips. Feel free to pass it along to others in your network, and most importantly, enjoy the content that is developed with you in mind. Read the Monthly Minute by clicking here.
Lenovo October Special Offers (10/4/2017) - The haunt is on! Spooktacular savings up to 30% off select Lenovo devices, accessories and more. All month long take advantage of these screaming deals, well until they vanish. Treat yourself, shop now: Up to 30% off Lenovo Accessories Up to 25% off Lenovo Mobile PCs and Tablets Up to 20% off Think Laptops and […]
Asbestos in the Workplace – Online E-Learning Course (10/4/2017) - The Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety has launched an E-course, “Asbestos in the Workplace,” to help individuals recognize, assess and manage asbestos-related risks in the workplace. The course will provide individuals with an understanding of the hazards associated with asbestos, and how to manage and take action against them. This course is timely […]
Update: Core charges and GST/HST (10/4/2017) - The Liberals campaigned on a promise of tax reform – reform that would create a fairer tax system for all Canadians. The government recently moved forward on that campaign promise in Budget 2017 by signalling “its intention to address specific tax planning strategies involving the use of private corporations.” The following document provides a high-level […]
AIA makes presentation on apprenticeship to Labour Minister Patty Hajdu at Employer Forum (10/3/2017) - On September 21, at the request of the Economic and Social Development’s Commissioner for Employers, France Daviault, Senior Director of Stakeholder Relations for AIA Canada, presented on the challenges and opportunities of apprenticeship in the automotive to the Labour Minister, her staff, and organizations that are part of the Employer and Employee forums at ESDC. […]
Congrats to this year’s UofAF Scholarship Recipients! (9/13/2017) - For more than twenty years, the Global Automotive Aftermarket Symposium (GAAS) Scholarship Program provided funds to students in the aftermarket. In late 2016, GAAS was dissolved as was its scholarship program. However, we are happy to announce that a similar program has been created by AIA Canada and the University of the Aftermarket Foundation (UofAF) […]
NAFTA (9/12/2017) - AIA Canada signed a joint position statement on the NAFTA renegotiation with its automotive aftermarket counterparts from the U.S. (AutoCare) and Mexico (ARIDRA). The letter was submitted to the office of the United States Trade Representative. Under NAFTA’s Chapter 11, Investor-State Dispute Settlement, a corporation can sue the national government of a NAFTA signatory in secret […]
Core charges and GST/HST (9/12/2017) - We have received a number of questions from members in regards to how GST/HST is applied to core charges for automotive parts sold by vendors who are GST/HST registrants. AIA reached out to the Ministry of National Revenue to request their support. As a result, the Canada Revenue Agency department that deals with the application […]
Monthly Minute – September 2017 (9/12/2017) - Knowledge is POWER. Through the AIA Canada Monthly Minute, important industry information is at your fingertips. Feel free to pass it along to others in your network, and most importantly, enjoy the content that is developed with you in mind. Read the Monthly Minute by clicking here.
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