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COVID-19 Resources to Assist Businesses

June 9, 2021

The government announced various COVID-19 assistance programs for small businesses including CEWS, CECRA, CEBA and BCAP.  You'll find links to more information and resources below. ...

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UPDATE – CEWS & CERS Extension and New CRHP

June 9, 2021

The Federal Government has announced that it will extend the general Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) and the Canada Emergency Rent Subsidy (CERS) programs to ...

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CERB Updates and Interest Relief Announced

February 11, 2021

On February 9, 2021, the Government of Canada announced further measures to assist individuals who received COVID-related income support benefits. The first measure relates to ...

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New Grant Coming

December 22, 2020

As announced on December 21, applications will open in January for the new Ontario Small Business Support Grant, which will help small businesses impacted by ...

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Fall Economic Statement 2020

December 1, 2020

Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland released her fall economic statement on November 30, 2020 laying out the federal government’s fiscal strategy to combat the effects of ...

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Bill C-9 provides legislation for CERS

November 17, 2020

Bill C-9 (First Reading in the House of Commons on November 2, 2020) provides legislation for the Canada Emergency Rent Subsidy (CERS) that was first ...

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CEWS Expansion Bill C-9

November 16, 2020

Our Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) Program overview has been updated to include changes introduced in Bill C-9 (First Reading in the House of Commons ...

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CRA releases additional information on CEWS & TWSE

October 14, 2020

If you have claimed (or plan to claim) the Temporary Wage Subsidy for Employers (TWSE) or the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) this pertains to ...

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COVID-19 Expanded Supports

October 13, 2020

Government expands support programs to assist businesses. On October 9, 2020, the government of Canada announced details of expanded support programs to assist businesses experiencing ...

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CRA Announces Extension

July 29, 2020

Payment deadlines extended and interest relief on outstanding debts. Payment deadline extension to September 30. The CRA is extending the payment due date for individual, ...

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UPDATE – CEWS Expansion

July 21, 2020

CEWS Program Expands Eligibility On July 17, 2020, draft legislation was released related to the previously announced extension of the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (“CEWS”). ...

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Thank You To Our Frontline Healthcare Workers

June 1, 2020

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 ...

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