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COVID-19 Business Support Updates

  April 3, 2020   UPDATES THIS WEEK: FEDERAL UPDATES: Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy businesses who have had their business revenue dropped by at least 30% will be able to qualify for a temporary wage subsidy for up to 3 months, of up to 75% on the first $58,700 earned. Deferral to June of GST/HST payments as well as customs duties owing on imports, will generally apply to remittances that become due in March, April, and May....

COVID-19 Business Support Updates

  March 27, 2020   UPDATES THIS WEEK: Measures for businesses announced on March 19:   Helping businesses with cash flow by deferring tax payments until August 31st Provide additional flexibility to support businesses as necessary through EDC, BDC, Farm Credit Canada and the Canada Account Support the mortgage financing market in Canada through enhancements to the CMHC Increase the Canada Child Benefit by $300 per child for the 2019-20 benefit year. Qualifying parents will receive the extra amount as...

Newton News: March

The Newton News provides an opportunity for the Newton BIA to gain awareness in the community and promote local news, & BIA programs.This endeavor allows BIA members to advertise their businesses in the monthly publication.    

COVID-19 Business Support Updates

  March 20, 2020 UPDATES THIS WEEK: Measures for businesses announced on March 19:   Essentially eliminating the payroll tax for three months by providing a 10% wage subsidy to small businesses – this will keep people employed; Helping businesses with cash flow by deferring tax payments until August 31st; Increase credit available to farmers through Farm Credit Canada. Introducing a new Emergency Care Benefit of up to $900 bi-weekly for up to 15 weeks for self-employed people who are not...

Newton News: February

The Newton News provides an opportunity for the Newton BIA to gain awareness in the community and promote local news, & BIA programs.This endeavor allows BIA members to advertise their businesses in the monthly publication.    

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