Pension Life - Winter 2023

News for retired members

Welcome to the winter issue of Pension Life online. Here you can access your pension news and plan updates anytime. Plus you’ll find online features, quick links to pension resources and more!

Official tax slips available online

Your official tax slips (T4A or NR4) are now available through My Account. Sign in to My Account to view and print them today.

Questions about completing your tax return? Visit canada.ca or call Canada Revenue Agency at 1-800-959-8281.

Get your tax slip

Join us for a photo shoot

Showcase your retirement lifestyle! Sign up to participate in a photo shoot with a professional photographer. Your photos will be used in the Municipal Pension Plan’s promotional materials. You’ll receive a digital photo from the shoot as a token of our appreciation.

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MPP plan member, Alan Britton

MPP plan member, Alan Britton

Retirees’ association

Municipal Pension Retirees’ Association (MPRA) represents retirees of the Municipal Pension Plan.

Join for the opportunity to talk to other retirees and their spouses about pension issues, meet former co-workers, make new friends and have a voice about your MPP pension.

Review your contact information

Make sure we can get you the pension information you need. Update your email, address and phone number in My Account.

Review your information

An easier way to prove your income

Instantly download an income verification letter in My Account. A financial institution, foreign government office or other organization may request proof of income on applications for certain programs and services.

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Valuation results: Good news for retirees

Trustee message

Learn how the results from the latest valuation is good news for retired members. Your plan is fully funded and in a surplus position and remains secure, now and in the future.

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Your COLA for 2023 is 6.9 per cent

Preserving the purchasing power of your pension

The 2021 valuation showed that the plan is healthy, and your pension will increase in 2023.

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Sustainable funding for your health benefits

MRBT manages your benefits trust fund and administers your retirement health benefits

In this winter update, learn how the Municipal Retiree Benefit Trust valuation ensures that your retirement health benefits are sustainable.

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Pacific Blue Cross – Winter 2023

Read the latest update from your health care carrier

Learn about your options for travel insurance coverage and find out how to take part in the Pacific Blue Cross Health Challenge.

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Tips and tools


Payments

Find out when to expect your next monthly payment.

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Do more in My Account

View documents, payments and statements
Your annual pension statements, transaction statements, payment history and pension payment schedule are all available in My Account.

Go paper-free
Choose to receive email notifications when digital versions of your latest pension information are available online. Select your communication preferences when you register or sign in. Update your choice at any time under Account settings.

Contact us through Message Centre
Access your secure personal pension inbox by clicking on the envelope icon in the top right corner in My Account.

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Pension Life is published twice a year. You may receive more than one copy of Pension Life if you receive a pension from more than one pension plan. Read your statement letter to determine which plan provides your group benefits. Any person entitled to a benefit, or their agent, has the right to examine plan documents, data and public information about the plan.