Your COVID-19 Business Questions Answered (Video Series)

Get insights on the latest Canadian government programs, business risks and more in our series of Q&A videos intended to help guide businesses through the COVID-19 pandemic.

 

The Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) Explained

The Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) is a 75% subsidy to help businesses retain their workforce, or, in some cases, even hire back employees who have been laid off due to the pandemic. Michael Espinoza explains the important points you need to remember if applying for the CEWS program.

Becoming an e-commerce business

Many businesses are considering adding e-commerce to their sales channels to meet consumer demand during #COVID19. Scott Beaton discusses how your business can navigate the change to digital sales and take advantage of the switch in consumer behaviour.

Government Incentives

The federal government has announced several tax incentives to assist employers and their employees as a response to COVID-19. Martha Oner, National Research and Development & Government Incentives Leader, provides an overview of what these are and how you can use them.

Managing Impact to Cashflow

Many businesses are facing the tough decision—or are being mandated—to temporarily close their doors. In this video, Jonathan Krieger, Partner, Advisory, shares some steps you can take to manage the short-term negative impacts to both your business and employees.

Tax Incentives Part 1: Work Sharing and Employment Benefits

The government has announced new measures to help Canadian businesses and their workers manage the economic uncertainty caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Jim Copeland, Chief Operating Officer of Grant Thornton LLP, is joined by Tara Benham, National Tax Leader, who shares some information about those programs.

Tax Incentives Part 2: Employment and Wage Subsidy

The government has announced additional measures to help Canadian businesses and their workers manage the economic uncertainty caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. In this video, Tara Benham, National Tax Leader, shares some information about those programs.

 

Finding the way forward: Guiding businesses through coronavirus (COVID-19)

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