Business Resources

Government Financial Assistance Resources

Avoiding layoffs, rehiring employees and creating new jobs

Extension of lay-off periods: Eligible wages period extension for the Wage Earner Protection Program (new as of September 11, 2020)

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Canadian government have temporarily extended the eligible wages period for the Wage Earner Protection Program (WEPP) by up to 6 months. Click here for more information

Taxes and tariffs

Financial support, loans and access to credit

Bank of Canada’s Actions: Action to Support the Economy and Financial Systems

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