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DBprime and DBplus contribution rates
The 2021 contribution rates are unchanged from the 2020 rates:
The contribution rates for DBplus members employed by an Ontario college or related employer:
*Figures do not take into account change in contribution rates effective July 1, 1992.
YBE - Year's Basic Exemption (as defined in the Canada Pension Plan)
YMPE - Year's Maximum Pensionable Earnings (as defined in the Canada Pension Plan)
The actual interest rates that were used for determining the interest credited to member contributions in accordance with the CAAT Pension Plan.
*Note that this does not apply to pre-1992 service
For accrued benefits under DBplus, AIW enhancements will start to be applied in 2020.
*plus an additional 1.4% due to banking from 1992 for people who got full 1992 increase
Jan 1, 1983
For 2021, the Year's Maximum Pensionable Earnings (YMPE) for Canada Pension Plan contributions is $61,600.
**Based on formula of ((9 X BE) - $600.00) for DBprime only. For DBplus, refer to the PA calculator.
Used to determine the maximum DBplus contributions: