Updates on Government Relief Initiatives – October 2020

Updates on Government Relief Initiatives –  October 2020 On October 2, 2020 additional Government Relief Initiatives were passed to replace the outgoing CERB Program that ended on October 3, 2020.   You will find the full details in this Link regarding the new: Canada Recovery Benefit (CRB) Canada Recovery Caregiving Benefit (CRCB) Canada Recovery Sickness Benefit (CRSB) In addition, there are other key discussions happening around enhancement of the First-Time Home…

Tax Tips – October 2020

Tax Tips – October 2020 Welcome to the October 2020 Tax Tips.  This month our newsletter will cover various tax questions including:  Is your Real Estate sale taxable, what are the tax implications of bad debt write-off and if you are working from home since COVID, are you eligible for tax deductions? Take a few moments to read through the latest Tax Tips October 2020 and contact us with any questions…

Update on Extension, CEWS, CERB, TWS, Disability Payment, and New Programs – August 27, 2020

Update on Extension, CEWS, CERB, TWS, Disability Payment, and New Programs – August 27, 2020 Since our last newsletter the Government has implemented changes and further support for the economy, such as the CEWS extension and three new benefit programs. Please visit our latest newsletter summarizing these important updates here – LINK A kind reminder that income tax payments and instalments for personal and corporate income taxes have been extended to September…

Update – CEWS, CERCA, Disability Payments July 24 2020

Update – CEWS, CERCA, Disability Payments – July 24 2020 On July 20th, the federal government introduced Bill C-20, “An Act respecting further COVID-19 measures”.  This bill has passed all three readings in the House of Commons and will come into force when it receives Royal Assent shortly.  Bill C-20 extends the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) for the remainder of the year.  All businesses that experience a decline revenue…

Updates on Government Relief Initiatives – June 24, 2020

Updates on Government Relief Initiatives – June 24, 2020   Over the past several months, the Federal Government has updated many of its relief provisions for businesses and individuals. Our link below provides updates to the following programs: Payment and Filing Deadline Referrals Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) Canada Emergency Student Benefit (CESB) Updates to Canada Emergency Business Account (CERB) Support for Small Business Support for Seniors Home Office Expenses…

HVGP Office Hours & Update On Government Relief Programs

HVGP Office Hours & Update On Government Relief Programs Update On Government Relief Programs Last week, Prime Minister Trudeau announced that the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) will be extended beyond June to assist businesses to kick start the economy.  We will provide details as they are made available.  In addition, the government has provided updated information on the Canada Emergency Student Benefit (CESB) and Canada Emergency Commercial Rent Assistance…

Update on Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) and Other Programs – April 22, 2020

Update on Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) and Other Programs – April 22, 2020   On Tuesday, Prime Minister Trudeau announced that organizations will be able to apply online starting Monday, April 27th for the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS).  The applications will be first processed May 4th in bulk and payments are targeted to being on May 5th.  Auditors have been assigned to manually review certain claims.  Most claims will be automatically…

Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) Updates as of April 14, 2020

Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) Updates as of April 14, 2020   On April 11th, 2020, the Canadian Government passed Bill C-14 into legislation and made a few changes to the initial proposal. Currently, the Bill provides for the CEWS program to end June 6, 2020, however the Minister has the power to extend the CEWS program to September 30, 2020 without having to recall Parliament. The Government is currently…

Instructions on How to Register for CRA My Account and My Business Account

How to Register for CRA My Account and My Business Account Please follow these detailed instructions on how to register for CRA My Account and My Business Account.

Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy Update – April 9, 2020

Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy Update – April 9, 2020   Yesterday, the federal government announced revisions to the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy. This proposed subsidy requires the recall of parliament and for the bill to be passed into law and receive Royal Assent. Once it this occurs, the details of its availability will be known. Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy The proposed changes announced yesterday: Employers eligible for the CEWS will be entitled…



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