Canadian Tax Return Deadlines

INDIVIDUALS April 30, 2021 – Personal returns without self-employment income Last day to file Canadian personal income tax returns for

2020 Fall Economic Statement

On November 30, 2020, the federal government and Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland released their 2020 Fall Economic Statement focused on

Canada Emergency Rent Subsidy (CERS)

Last updated November 30, 2020 This article is intended to provide a high-level overview of the Canada Emergency Rent Subsidy

CURRENT COVID-19 Relief Programs

Last updated: November 30, 2020 For your convenience, this article includes information on the relief programs CURRENTLY AVAILABLE. It does

2020 Stories

How has your business or not-for-profit organization fared during the pandemic? Did you get the support you needed? 2020 Stories

Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) 2.0

Last updated: October 14, 2020 On July 20, the federal government introduced legislation  that will substantially change the CEWS program

Highlights of Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan

Last updated October 14, 2020: Please note that tax policies are changing rapidly. We are updating this article as details

Tax Season from Home

The story of what happened when Stern Cohen LLP, a 50-person accounting firm, went virtual on the eve of tax

Canada Emergency Response Benefit – Details and Eligibility

FINAL UPDATE: The CERB benefit program ENDED on September 26, 2020.  Instead, click here to read our article on three

Proposed Solutions to Support Small Businesses Forced to Close During COVID-19

Clients, Colleagues, and Friends: The partners of Stern Cohen LLP are greatly concerned about the survival of small businesses in