Don’t Delay Filing Your Taxes; We’re Here to Help

Don’t Delay Filing Your Taxes. The last year has been unpredictable for most people, right down to their income. Business closures, layoffs and slowdowns have seen more people than ever applying for Employment Insurance (EI) or tapping into a broad range of COVID-19 relief programs, including the Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB), Canada Emergency Student [...]

By |2021-04-28T20:58:17+00:00April 12th, 2021|Tips|0 Comments

As We Approach Income Tax Filing Season, Recovery Benefits are Extended

Income Tax Filing and PreparationApril 30 is the final day for filing your personal income tax return. That date also marks when self-employed individuals need to pay any tax owing for 2020. Otherwise, interest will be accrued after April 30. That said, self-employed individuals have until June 15 to submit their income tax forms.Due to [...]

By |2021-03-23T20:35:40+00:00March 23rd, 2021|Tips|0 Comments

Time to Collect Income Tax Receipts

February is the time to speak with the dedicated team at Canwest Accounting to do your tax planning before the March 1 deadline for investing in RRSPs. Also, starting February 22, we can file your tax return for you so you can receive your tax refund right away. According to Sharlane Bailey, owner of Canwest [...]

By |2021-02-24T22:32:43+00:00February 24th, 2021|Tips|0 Comments

More Relief Against COVID-19 in BC and Canada

With Health Canada approving new vaccines to protect Canadians against COVID-19, hope is on the horizon that businesses negatively affected by the pandemic will also recover once a significant portion of the population is vaccinated. In the meantime, both the provincial and federal governments are offering some financial support. British Columbia introduced the BC Recovery [...]

By |2021-02-01T23:01:31+00:00January 21st, 2021|Tips|0 Comments

Get paid faster and secure data more effectively with QuickBooks 2021

The new QuickBooks® Desktop 2021 editions have new and improved features to help get paid faster and secure data more effectively, making the software work better than ever. Many of the improvements center on automation and workflow, enabling users to get more done in less time and setting up more activities to be automatic. Other improvements center on data [...]

By |2021-01-04T21:16:20+00:00January 4th, 2021|Tips|0 Comments

Canada Emergency Programs Extended into 2021 and Important Tax Info

Recently, the federal government announced an extension to some key stimulus programs aimed at keeping businesses afloat during the COVID-19 pandemic. Additionally, it clarified that Canadians who receive the new Canada Recovery Benefits may have some of the funds clawed back, depending on their net income for 2020. Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) – CEWS [...]

By |2020-12-31T01:11:18+00:00December 31st, 2020|Tips|0 Comments

Surviving COVID: How Businesses Can Maximize Opportunities

Eight months after the COVID-19 shutdowns, many businesses are still struggling to get back to their usual revenues and continue to need a hand up from various government programs to keep their businesses operating and staff employed. When Canwest Accounting professionals meet with business owners who are struggling in today’s economy, we go through with [...]

By |2020-11-13T20:28:51+00:00November 13th, 2020|Tips|0 Comments
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