PSAC will defend the use of 699 leave for federal public service workers during the pandemic at adjudication hearings with the Federal Public Service Labour Relations Board August 30 to September 3, 2021.
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News and bargaining information related to CRA. Visit the national website for more information and the CRA collective agreement.
Changes to federal public service staffing don’t go far enough
The Liberal government’s latest budget implementation bill includes some welcome but limited changes to staffing in the federal public service.
Have your say: input call for the cyclical review of the Travel Directive
As part of the National Joint Council (NJC) cyclical review, the Travel Directive will be revised in Fall 2021.
Negotiations begin to improve Public Service Health Care Plan
Facebook Facebook Facebook PSAC has kicked off negotiations with the employer to improve the Public Service Health Care Plan, which provides benefits to most federal public service workers and retirees.
Phoenix: Damages ruled taxable as Treasury Board refuses to cooperate
After months of waiting, CRA has rejected our request to review the taxability of Phoenix damages. This is directly due to Treasury Board’s refusal to provide CRA with a joint statement of facts.
Paid 698 leave available for federal employees getting vaccinated
As the rollout of the COVID-19 vaccination begins to gain momentum, PSAC would like to remind our members working for the federal government that they can request paid 698 leave to attend their vaccination appointment.
Canada Revenue Agency must stop contracting out call centre work
The Canada Revenue Agency has silently decided it will outsource roughly 130 jobs to a third-party contractor to answer general questions about the emergency benefits available to Canadians.
Phoenix general damages: Did you receive the correct amount?
PSAC is deeply disappointed with the government’s decision to move ahead without a decision from CRA on taxability
Government moves to deny Phoenix victims full compensation
Government rushing Phoenix damages payment without tax ruling
The Liberal government has shamelessly chosen the 5th anniversary of the Phoenix pay system disaster to short-change thousands of PSAC members on their compensation for years of pay problems.