Reporting the assessable earnings paid to your workers for the current year and estimate of what you expect to pay in the upcoming year will ensure that you have the correct WCB-Alberta coverage in place. Through filing your annual return, the information you provide will help make sure you are paying the correct premium amount and receiving a fair and accurate invoice.
File your return online
New this year: You will no longer receive an annual return PIN letter in the mail. Just log into myWCB and select file my annual return starting Jan. 1, 2021. It’s that easy!
To sign up, go to myWCB. Click Sign up now and then follow the steps to set up a profile. You will need to select the ‘Account Administrator’ role and answer one of three key fact questions to authenticate your access.
What’s new this year [PDF, 0.29MB]
- Canada emergency wage subsidy (CEWS) [PDF, 0.04MB]
Learn when CEWS is considered assessable earnings so you can accurately complete your annual return.
- Reporting assessable earnings fact sheet [PDF, 0.11MB]
Shows the requirements, common errors when calculating assessable earnings and what you need to report.
- Prorating assessable earnings fact sheet [PDF, 0.11MB]
Shows how to calculate assessable earnings if you have Alberta-based workers working outside the province, in more than one industry, or temporarily traveling outside Alberta.