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COVID-19 Tax Info Centre for Employers

We recognize that with the rapidly evolving COVID-19 (Coronavirus) situation in Canada, these are uncertain times for employers.

At TurboTax, we're here to help. We've created the COVID-19 Tax Info Centre for Employers as a quick-reference resource to house any and all information related to how the pandemic may impact your business. This hub will be updated in real-time as information becomes available, so be sure to check back to be kept up-to-date during this fluid situation.

Answers to commonly asked questions:

Below is a list of federal programs designed to help employers. More information about assistance specific to your province can be found by visiting you local government website.

More information can be found on the Covid-19 Information for employers page on the Government of Canada website.



Assistance programs for businesses:

Government programs are available to provide relief to businesses, such as assistance with wage subsidies, loans, and general tax relief.

Apply for the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS)

Apply for a Canada Emergency Business Account, for more information, visit Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan

Apply for the Canada Emergency Rent Subsidy (CERS)

Related information:

Covid-19 Tax Info Centre

CERB/CRB Tax Info Centre

Am I eligible to claim employment expenses due to COVID-19?

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