Covid19

Scams

Please note: The CRA will never text you asking you for personal information: https://www.nanaimobulletin.com/news/rcmp-prime-minister-warn-of-text-scam-related-to-covid-19-relief/?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter

Covid Assessment Site in Mission

https://missioncovidresponse.com/

Computers and Working from Home

As some of you may now be working from home, and are not used to this, you may want to review this article from Stratum.it They have good technology reminders for us such as renaming your router, changing your router default password, making sure your antivirus is up to date, making sure your computer is up to date, and more. Here is the link to their article: https://www.stratum.it/news/50/96/Security-Tips-when-Working-from-Home

CFIB Covid References

https://www.cfib-fcei.ca/en/small-business-resources-dealing-covid-19?fbclid=IwAR0xcK0c2TMdZuj1ilUUg0nO-1fx01z4CZGJBU_Wtj4-ZyXDrNsjBTr_pjc

BC Government Covid Support

https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/employment-business/covid-19-financial-supports

BC - Provincial support for renters

Information for renters: https://news.gov.bc.ca/releases/2020MAH0048-000561?fbclid=IwAR2w3RqeKzlG1MSki7Zxjf1IQrGoJ7RG2xoSNntIlp0aE7X7A0H9XS4PvUg

BC Provincial Announcements 2020-03-23

https://news.gov.bc.ca/releases/2020PREM0013-000545?fbclid=IwAR3DN1axD6KNjQJkzAzbyhKmSvKKTLVj_KFOBAHCqT07lvVlLeQNK_bCld4

CRA - CERB Benefit for Individuals

This summary is from Jenny Kwan. As things are changing constantly now, and this is not the official CRA post, it will provide you with some information that you can verify directly with CRA/Service Canada if needed: From MP Jenny Kwan - shared from another group Canadian Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) Fact Sheet Who can apply for the CERB ? • Any resident of Canada who is 15 years old or older, and who, for 2019 or in the 12-month period preceding the day on which they make an applic...

CRA - CERB Benefit Information from CRA

https://www.canada.ca/en/services/benefits/ei/cerb-application.html?utm_campaign=not-applicable&utm_medium=vanity-url&utm_source=canada-ca_coronavirus-cerb&fbclid=IwAR2w4BVMu-txi8cRwTxNSFOyyN6O4CdnxtIm6BeE1fM122rhVdceNtqKqWY

CRA - CERB Applications - Application Details

Apply for CERB online: https://www.canada.ca/en/revenue-agency/services/benefits/apply-for-cerb-with-cra.html

CRA's Main menu of Covid Help

https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/diseases/coronavirus-disease-covid-19.html?utm_campaign=not-applicable&utm_medium=vanity-url&utm_source=canada-ca_coronavirus&fbclid=IwAR3VInED1hN6LBe5Vb9QL7w4Vs-29XrdA0wV9wpJgTs4O5PQSssRLxFukHg

CRA Covid Response Links

https://www.canada.ca/en/department-finance/news/2020/03/canadas-covid-19-economic-response-plan-support-for-canadians-and-businesses.html

CRA Do I qualify for EI OR CERB

This is meant as a guide only. Rules are changing, and CRA / Service Canada will have the final say on any application.

CRA - Create a CRA online account today

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CRA: For businesses: Federal Government Temporary Wage Subsidy

https://www.canada.ca/en/revenue-agency/campaigns/covid-19-update/frequently-asked-questions-wage-subsidy-small-businesses.html?fbclid=IwAR07eFONoCHO9kLQhSaB2dAER2xIIhP46C0CrUT_DbWRoij5XUP_Pp1v3WI

CanadaHelps Webinar... Receiving Donations Online

This is Lucas Froese from CanadaHelps Like all of you, we are watching the COVID-19 pandemic unfold. We have already heard from many churches about setting up online giving so their congregation can continue to contribute as services close across the country. As a charity ourselves, CanadaHelps is passionate about helping churches succeed online. Join me on Wednesday, March 25th (https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/2772917053956989964), 2020 from 2pm to 3pm (https://attendee.gotowebinar....

T3010 202003-202012 Deadline extended

Recent news and updates As part of government actions taken in dealing with the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Charities Directorate is extending the filing deadline to December 31, 2020, for all charities with a Form T3010, Registered Charity Information Return due between March 18, 2020 and December 31, 2020. This will allow charities more time to complete and submit their T3010, recognizing that charities will be focused on deploying their resources to address the effects of the COVI...