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Update on 75% Wage Subsidy

Canadian Dollar Wage Subsidy

This week, Prime Minister Trudeau announced the following details relating to the 75% Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy ("CEWS").

Update on 75% Wage Subsidy
  • Registration will commence on Monday, April 27 and be first processed on Monday, May 4 in bulk.
  • Payments are targeted to begin on Tuesday, May 5.
  • 3,000 auditors have been assigned to manually review certain claims. They will review based on the size of the claims, or the size of employers. For example, 100% of claims made by large employers are expected to be reviewed. Most will be automatically processed. Reviews are intended to be completed in 72 hours.

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