B.C. families get additional $450 climate action tax credit
Western Canada

B.C. families get additional $450 climate action tax credit

Reading Time: 2 minutes The enhanced credit is part of B.C.’s COVID-19 Starting this week, more than 80% of families and individuals in British Columbia will automatically receive an enhanced climate action tax credit. “Many British Columbians are still worried about how they can cover costs such as transportation so they can return to work, pay for groceries and Read More…

Non-medical masks now mandatory at all Yukon airports
Northern Canada

Non-medical masks now mandatory at all Yukon airports

Reading Time: < 1 minute Non-medical masks now mandatory at all Yukon airports. 11 Cases of COVID-19 Reported in the Yukon The Government of Yukon has announced new health measures across all Yukon airports effective July 1, 2020. Individuals entering the building or the airport terminal will be required to wear a non-medical mask or face covering. This is in Read More…

Ontario commits $150M for Indigenous and homeless shelters
Eastern Canada

Ontario commits $150M for Indigenous and homeless shelters

Reading Time: 2 minutes New Investment Will Be Used to Develop Long-Term, Innovative Housing Solutions The Ontario government is providing municipalities and urban Indigenous community partners with an additional $150 million to continue to protect vulnerable people from COVID-19 by improving homeless shelters and creating opportunities for longer-term housing. This investment more than doubles the funding currently flowing to Read More…

Governor Cuomo opens up pools for July 4th long weekend
U.S.A

Governor Cuomo opens up pools for July 4th long weekend

Reading Time: 2 minutes Governor Cuomo opens up pools for July 4th long weekend. Thousands of people expected to flock to the pools start the holiday Today Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced state outdoor pools across New York will open for swimming for the July 4 weekend under the standard operating schedule of the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Read More…

Finance Minister Announces COVID-19 Pension Relief
Breaking News

Finance Minister Announces COVID-19 Pension Relief

Reading Time: 2 minutes Major Amendments to Income Tax Regulations As the Canadian Government continues to take immediate, significant and decisive action through Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan to support Canadians and protect jobs during the global COVID-19 outbreak, finance Minister Morneau made a welcomed announcement to the likes of pensioners. Today, Morneau announced the release of draft regulations that would Read More…