Canadian Government Programs

COVID-19: Federal Government Announces New Measures for Canadian Fish Harvesters

Fuller Landau Team • May 15, 2020 Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced up to $469.4 million in new measures to support Canada’s fish harvesters, who are economically impacted by the pandemic but cannot access existing government measures. This investment builds on the $62.5 million for the new Canadian Seafood Stabilization Fund announced last month to help Canada’s fish and ... Read More

COVID-19: Federal Government Announces Support for Canada’s Food Supply System

Fuller Landau Team • May 07, 2020 On May 5, 2020, the Government of Canada announced new measures to support Canada’s food system, farmers, food processors, and food producers, and help to ensure food availability for all Canadians. They are taking action to protect the health and safety of Canadians and support the food industry while stabilizing the economy. Targeted support wi ... Read More

WEBINAR Recording and Presentation Available – COVID-19: Canada’s Tax & Financing Programs for Businesses

Fuller Landau Team • April 23, 2020 On April 22, Gordon Jessup, Tax Leader, and Jeffrey Mandell, Managing Director, Corporate Finance and M&A, hosted a webinar outlining the latest on Canada’s tax and financing relief programs. We have made available a complete recording of the webinar (presentation with audio) as well as a downloadable pdf of the presentation only.  If you wi ... Read More

COVID-19: Support for Students and Recent Graduates Announced

Gordon Jessup • April 23, 2020 Gordon JessupOn April 22, 2020, the Federal government announced new support programs for students and recent graduates facing challenges as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Enhancing student financial assistance for Fall 2020 The Canada Student Loan Program eligibility requirements in 2020-21 are being changed to allow more students to qualify for support an ... Read More

COVID-19: Applying for the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS)

Gordon Jessup • April 21, 2020 Gordon JessupOn April 21, 2020, the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) released details on how eligible employers can apply for the CEWS. Applications for CEWS will open on April 27. Employers registered with the CRA can use their My Business Account to apply for the subsidy. Employers with a registered representative can have their representative file the ... Read More