COVID-19

Canada’s COVID-19 response: Province-by-province support for businesses and employers

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Canada’s provincial governments have provided measures to support the federal economic response plan. We’ve compiled a summary outlining the business and employer programs province-by-province. Some of the programs outlined include:

  • Deferred tax filing and payments
  • Education property tax
  • WCB premiums deferral
  • Utility payments
  • Canada Emergency Commercial Rent Assistance
  • Support for energy sector
  • International Fuel Tax Agreement (IFTA)
  • Tourism levy
  • Support for charities and non-profit organizations
  • Temporary ban on commercial evictions
  • Relief for commercial property owners and tenants
  • Commercial evictions
  • Temporary exception to employment standards layoff rules
  • Credit for businesses

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