New Federal Business Supports

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has just announced new measures to help small and medium-sized businesses avoid layoffs during the COVID-19 crisis: –  wage subsidy increased from 10% to 75%, backdated to March 15, for qualifying businesses –  new Canada...

Ontario’s Action Plan: Responding to COVID‑19

Ontario’s Action Plan: Responding to COVID‑19 outlines the first steps in the Province’s plan to tackle the COVID‑19 outbreak. The action plan will provide $3.3 billion in additional health care resources, $3.7 billion to support people and jobs, and measures that...
Video: Hydro Reductions, City Supports, Essential Businesses

Video: Wage Subsidy & Work-Sharing

A temporary wage subsidy has been announced for small businesses for 3 months, equal to 10% of remuneration paid during that period, up to a maximum subsidy of $1375 per employee and $25,000 per employer.  Eligibility for this subsidy includes employers that are...