Quebec Payroll Instructions

Quebec uses a 'step' table for payroll tax withholding calculations. The tax table calculates different payroll withholding rates for different wage amounts. Tax tables and tax withholding formulas changed in 2017.

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Click here for Canada Federal withholding instructions.
Click here for help with importing the latest Quebec and Canadian withholding tax tables into Goldenseal payroll software.

Quebec has a separate Quebec Pension Plan (QPP) instead of the federal Canadian Pension Plan (CPP).

There are several additional Quebec provincial taxes which are included as Tax Items.

Quebec does not allow deductions for LCP investments.

HINT-- Turtle Creek Software provides free annual updates for Canadian federal and Quebec provincial tax withholding rates.

Contact Info

Montréal Tax Services Office:

305 René Lévesque Boulevard West
Montréal QC
H2Z 1A6

Hours of service at the counter:
8:15 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (year round)