Tax Alerts cover tax news and changes in legislation that affect Canadian businesses.

COVID-19 Support measures for agriculture, agri-food, aquaculture and fisheries businesses
This summary outlines the various new measures for employers and employees in the agriculture, agri-food, aquaculture, and fisheries industries.
COVID-19 Claiming home office deductions during COVID-19
As the COVID-19 pandemic shifts employees from their offices to their homes, many employees are left wondering whether they’ll be able to deduct home office
COVID-19 COVID-19 update: Summary of federal measures for Canadians
To assist you in processing the ever-evolving information on COVID-19, this federal summary provides all the significant federal government announcements up to
COVID-19 New program for Canadian businesses: Large Employer Emergency Financing Facility (LEEFF)
On May 11, 2020 the federal government announced a new program that is meant to provide bridge financing of at least $60 million to large employers. Few
COVID-19 The Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS): Understanding the risks
With the application process for the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) under way, many Canadian-based employers are looking to this program for support to
COVID-19 Rental relief for small businesses: Canada Emergency Commercial Rent Assistance (CECRA)
As part of the federal government’s economic response plan to COVID-19, the Canada Emergency Commercial Rent Assistance (CECRA) is intended to provide rent
COVID-19 The CARES Act: What US citizens need to know during COVID-19
On March 27, the US government signed the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act into law. The $2 trillion relief package provides support
COVID-19 What US employers should know about new COVID-19 regulations
To provide relief for US taxpayers, assist employees affected by COVID-19 and bolster US businesses, the US government has released a range of new tax measures