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Changes to the Wage Subsidy (CEWS)

Changes to the Wage Subsidy (CEWS)

It seems that the CRA has taken a program that was easy to calculate and made it confusing – but – what they’re doing now actually makes more sense. In the original plan, if business was down more than 30%, the government was subsidizing 75% of employee wages....

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September 30th is looming! Are you ready?

September 30th is looming! Are you ready?

The CRA announced earlier this year that individuals who owed federal income tax and/or were scheduled to make instalments between April and September had until September 30th to make their payments. While it gave breathing room to those who saw their income go down...

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Working from home and your taxes

Working from home and your taxes

If you’ve been working from home since mid-March, you may be wondering if there are expenses you can claim on your taxes that you weren’t able to claim before. We are fielding a number of inquiries about this and the short answer is unfortunately no. The longer answer...

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COVID-19 Program Updates

COVID-19 Program Updates

Last month we offered a breakdown of the various government programs that are available for both individuals and small businesses, but we do have several updates as things are changing so quickly. Update #1: Canada Emergency Business Account (CEBA) eligibility CEBA is...

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