Tax Blog Posts

BC PST – A win for real property contractors

At the end of March, the BC Supreme Court released its decision in Chemainus Gardens RV Resort Ltd. v The Queen, 2020 BCSC 478. The decision is potentially of great assistance to contractors in BC who install goods that become…

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COVID-19 Tax Update: B.C. announces CEWS-like employment incentive

On September 17, 2020, the government of British Columbia announced that it would introduce the B.C. Increased Employment Incentive (BCIEI).  The BCIEI is a refundable tax credit with criteria similar to the federal Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS); see…

COVID-19 Tax Update: CEWS FAQs Updated

On August 11, 2020, the Canada Revenue Agency updated its frequently asked questions page (available here) for the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (the “CEWS”). This update follows significant amendments to the CEWS legislation enacted on July 27, 2020. Read…