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  • Thank You To Our Frontline Healthcare Workers
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    Thank You To Our Frontline Healthcare Workers

    Thank you again to our frontline workers for their courage, continued support, and dedication to our community during this very difficult time. We were grateful to have been given the opportunity to offer 2019 tax preparation services free of charge to frontline healthcare workers as a part of CPA Ontario’s Accounting for Bravery program and as a t...

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  • UPDATE – CEWS Extension
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    UPDATE – CEWS Extension

    CEWS Program Extended to August 29, 2020 The Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) program was originally available from March 15, 2020 until June 6, 2020. The Federal Government recently announced that the program has been extended to August 29, 2020. The CEWS application can be accessed through your Canada Revenue Agency My Business Account. To assist em...

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  • COVID-19 Canada Emergency Commercial Rent Assistance (CECRA) for Small Businesses
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    COVID-19 Canada Emergency Commercial Rent Assistance (CECRA) for Small Businesses

    The Federal Government has partnered with the provinces and territories to implement the Canada Emergency Commercial Rent Assistance (CECRA) for small businesses. The program provides forgivable loans to eligible commercial property owners experiencing potential rent shortfalls because their small business tenants have been heavily impacted by the COVID-...

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  • CEBA – the $40,000 business loan
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    CEBA – the $40,000 business loan

      On May 19, 2020, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced that the Canada Emergency Business Account (“CEBA”) will be expanded to include businesses that are sole proprietors receiving income directly from their businesses, businesses that rely on contractors, and family-owned corporations that pay employees through dividends rather than payroll. ...

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  • COVID-19 Pandemic Pay
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    COVID-19 Pandemic Pay

    On April 25, 2020, the government announced temporary additional pandemic pay for frontline workers of an extra $4/hour on top of regular wages. The pandemic pay is designed to support employees on the frontlines and does not apply to management. The pandemic pay is effective for 16 weeks from April 24, 2020 until August 13, 2020. Benefit $4/hour on to...

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