The Government of Canada has unveiled its 2021 Federal Budget and announced it plans to extend the existing wage and rent subsidies and lockdown top-up support until Sept. 25, 2021. The Budget proposes to gradually decrease the rates for the wage subsidy and rent subsidy, beginning July 4, 2021, with the intention to phase out […]
The deadline for applications for the new Canada Emergency Business Account (CEBA) is being extended from March 31 to June 30, 2021. The federal government is now allowing eligible businesses to apply for the interest-free loan until the end of June. The program had previously been set to expire on March 31. “The extension will […]
The relief fund offers grants to cover costs of PPE, make physical modifications for health and safety, and enhance digital or e-commerce capabilities.
A total of $26.6 million in funding for the Canadian agri-food sector has been announced since June.
On March 27, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced the next wave of measures to help businesses affected by the ongoing COVID-19 health crisis. While a full statement is available on the Government of Canada website, we have highlighted the items most relevant to the foodservice industry here. Deferred GST/HST payments Businesses, including self-employed individuals, are […]