Today, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Chrystia Freeland announced an extension of COVID-19 emergency economic benefits through June 5, 2021. This extension includes the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy, the Canada Emergency Rent Subsidy and the Lockdown Support.
This means that the following rates of support will remain in place until June 5:
Detailed breakdowns of revenue-decline reference periods and guidelines can be found here.
As the details of the programs announced today become available, let Sussex help connect you with the right people in government to help your organization get through these extraordinary times.