Category: CEWS

COVID-19 Tax Update: A Detailed Review of the New Canada Emergency Rent Subsidy (CERS) and Lockdown Support Programs

Published by Thorsteinssons LLP & Alexander Demner & Gloria Wang

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I.          Overview

On November 19, 2020, Parliament enacted the Canada Emergency Rent Subsidy (“CERS”). Ostensibly designed to replace the underutilized Canada Emergency…

COVID-19 Tax Update: A Detailed Review of the Recent Changes to the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS)

Published by Ian Humphries & Alexander Demner

Note: To enhance readability, readers may access a PDF COPY OF THIS BLOG POST HERE

I.     OVERVIEW

On July 27, 2020, Parliament enacted Bill C-20 which made sweeping amendments to the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (the “CEWS”). The…