The limits and rates related to EI for 2013 are as follows:
- The maximum pensionable earnings have been increased from $45,900 to $47,400.
- The employee premium rate has been increased from 1.83% to 1.88% for non-residents of Quebec.
- The employee premium rate has been increased from 1.47% to 1.52% for residents of Quebec.
- Residents of Quebec must also contribute to the provincial plan.
- The employer rate is 1.4 times the employee rate.