Tax Alert Archives August 2020

COVID-19 Tax Update: Tax Court of Canada further extends suspension period

In order to align with the Time Limits and Other Periods Act (COVID-19) (the “Act”) which came into force on July 27, 2020, the Tax Court of Canada has extended its previously announced suspension period from 173 days to 185…

Prepared by: Hayleigh Cudmore

Hayleigh Cudmore is an associate practising in the firm’s Toronto office. Hayleigh’s practice focuses on all aspects of taxpayer representation and tax litigation. She also advises clients on the tax aspects of a wide variety of matters, including corporate reorganizations… more »


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…

Prepared by: Tyler Berg

Tyler is an Associate working in the Vancouver office. During his law degree, Tyler participated in the Law Students’ Legal Advice Program and the UBC Law Review, and played intramural ice hockey for the UBC Law Legal Eagles. Tyler also… more »