Canada Benefits

Benefits vary by country in accordance with each country’s employment laws. This page serves as an overview of benefits for Canada. The Employer of Record for Canada, [Remote], can provide additional details on the benefits that they administer (denoted below with *).

In addition to location-specific benefits, Shared Benefits are available to all employees.


  • New Year’s Day
  • Good Friday
  • Canada Day
  • Labour Day
  • Christmas Day

In addition to national holidays, each province has provincial holidays. All holidays are determined by the Employer of Record and may vary by year.

If one of the above holidays falls on a weekend, it is normally observed on the following Monday.

Annual Leave/Vacation

Employees accrue 20 days of annual leave per year. Your accrual increases to 25 days per year on your third anniversary at thoughtbot.