COVID-19 CEWS Update

Author: Colin Phillips, CPA Professional Corporation |

Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) Update

CEWS offers employers who qualify, a 75% subsidy of employees wages for up to 12 weeks, retroactive from March 15, 2020, to June 6, 2020.

Applications open for employers applying to CEWS on Monday, April 27, 2020. The application can be made through CRA’s My Business Account, Represent a Client, or a separate online application form (not yet available).

Before you apply, you need to calculate your estimated subsidy for your business. CRA has provided an online calculator to assist with this.

CRA has provided detailed information on CEWS online:

If you need assistance with this, please contact our Team.

All the best to you and stay safe!

The Team,
Colin, Tyler, Humberto, and Sharon