The BC Health authority has advised that in-person events should only take place where necessary during the COVID-19 pandemic. As a result, all upcoming events have been postponed indefinitely. We hope to see you in person soon but in the meantime, stay safe.
Our COVID-19 operating procedures will stay in place for the foreseeable future and we continue to enhance them in order to keep everyone safe and to support our employees in this new reality. In fact, maintaining robust health and safety measures is now more crucial than ever as restrictions are eased and as Canadians venture…READ MORE
One of the most common questions we hear from our clients is “how do I make my tax payment”? Canada Revenue Agency (“CRA”) offers a number of options for making payments, allowing you to choose the payment method that best suits your immediate needs. In the past, the only options available to taxpayers (individuals or…READ MORE
Training and educating employees can quickly become an expensive process which may make it difficult for them to access the skills training programs needed to keep up with labour market demands. To help increase access to these programs and help ease the financial burden that training may have on employers, the government of British Columbia…READ MORE
The BC Increased Employment Incentive is a one-time refundable tax credit for BC employers who increased their eligible remuneration paid in October to December 2020 (“qualifying period”) compared to eligible remuneration paid in July to September 2020 (“base period”). The tax credit is 15% of the amount that total eligible remuneration for eligible employees in…READ MORE
Budget 2021 confirms the government’s intention to proceed with the following previously announced tax and related measures, as modified to take into account consultations and deliberations since their release: Numerous proposals in respect of the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy, the Canada Emergency Rent Subsidy and the Lockdown Support. Proposals in respect of temporary adjustments due…READ MORE
Budget 2021 proposes a number of measures which would better facilitate CRA’s ability to operate digitally, while also enhancing security. Notices of Assessment (NOA) Budget 2021 proposes to provide CRA with the ability to send certain NOAs electronically without the taxpayer having to authorize CRA to do so. This proposal would apply in respect of…READ MORE