The Prime Minister said that those who are still unable to return to work due to the COVID-19 pandemic will continue to receive $2,000 every four weeks.
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The 2019 KWB Bunnock Champions Are…..
Partner, Richard Ouellette and
Edzel Agustin (who does work for KWB in the Philippines). Who knew that the Philippines had such
accomplished Bunnock players?
It was a tough morning but we
eventually crowned the winners of the 12th Annual KWB Bunnock Cup!
For those who are scratching
their heads wondering what the Bunnock
Here are some of the most common terms used in Accounting today:
AR = Accounts Receivable – The amount of money owed by customers or clients to a business after goods and/or services have been delivered or used.AP = Accounts Payable – The amount of money a company owes creditors (suppliers, etc.)
Ask an Accountant
Welcome to our new monthly segment, “Ask an Accountant”.
We are giving you the opportunity to ask us a question and in addition to answering you directly we may post the question and answer anonymously in a future Newsletter.
Simply email your question to: email@example.com with the heading “Ask an Accountant” and
HVAC and Plumbing Business Owner Event
KWB is hosting a tailor-made event for HVAC and
Plumbing business owners.
At this event we will show you how to make the most of
your Quickbooks Online software and introduce you to some apps that we know
will save you time and money. We
understand what keeps you up at night:
Tax Changes for 2020
The Canadian Revenue Agency recently made some tax changes that may affect you and your business in 2020.
ANNUAL INFLATION ADJUSTMENT
Each year, most (but not all) income tax and benefit amounts
are indexed to inflation. In early December, the Canada Revenue Agency
announced that the inflation rate that will be used to index
The best times to post on Social Media
This blog informs you of the best times to post on social media in 2020.
What is the best time to post on Facebook in 2020?
The best time to post on Facebook is between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. The best day to post on Facebook is Wednesday. While
3 Best Practices - Achieving Organic Sales Growth
Most business owners would probably agree that, when it comes
to sales, there’s always room for improvement. To this end, every company
should strive for organic sales growth — that is, increases from
existing operations unrelated to a merger or acquisition.
That’s not to say a merger or acquisition is necessarily a
Relief for the Energy Sector
Immediate action will protect jobs and provide economic relief to the oil and gas industry
The Government is providing economic relief to Alberta’s energy industry to address challenges resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic and declining oil prices due to an international price war. The energy sector supports more than 500,000 jobs across
Support for Employers – New Supports Announced 23/03/2020
Corporate income tax changes
Corporate income tax balances and
instalment payments will be deferred from March 19 until August 31, 2020 to
increase employers’ access to cash so they can pay employees, address debts and
Education property tax deferral
property tax rates will be frozen at last year’s level – reversing
Government introduces Canada Emergency Response Benefit to help workers and businesses
2020 - Ottawa, Ontario - Department of Finance Canada
The Government of Canada is taking strong, immediate and
effective action to protect Canadians and the economy from the impacts of the
global COVID-19 pandemic. No Canadian should have to choose between protecting
their health, putting food on the table, paying for their
What is the Canada Emergency Business Account?
Canada Emergency Business Account will provide interest-free loans of up to
$40,000 to small businesses and not-for-profits, to help cover their operating
costs during a period where their revenues have been temporarily reduced.
these organizations will need to demonstrate they paid between $50,000 to $1
million in total
Update - The Canada 75 % Wage Subsidy
Minister, Bill Morneau, announced today (April 1st, 2020) that the
75 % wage subsidy would be available within 3-6 weeks time.
What we know so far:
The subsidy is available to all businesses, charities and non-profit organizations as long as they can prove that they have lost 30 % of their revenue
Introduction to QBO (Quickbooks Online) Virtual Event - 14 April, 2020
Due to new legislation, we are hosting a "virtual" learning event at noon on the 14th of April 2020.
If you own a small business and are interested in moving your books to the "cloud", this event is for you!
Alternatively, if you are already using QBO but need a refresher or have questions
NEW information - CERB (Canada Emergency Response Benefit)
CERB (Canada Emergency Response
Benefit) Update – 1 April 2020
Government of Canada will provide a taxable benefit of $2,000 a month for up to
4 months to:
workers who must stop working due to
COVID19 and do not have access to paid leave or other income support.workers who are sick
New Protocol for Applying for the Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) – 3 April 2020
Due to the
volume of Canadians applying for the Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB),
the Canadian Revenue Agency has set new protocol for applying:
If you were born in January, February or March, you may apply on MondaysIf you were born in April, May or June, you may apply on Tuesdays.If you were
Self Isolation Ideas
Tips for for the entire family
Ideas for families with children
Set up video chat ‘play dates’ with school friendsDon’t forget about your own needs. Keep up meditation, yoga and exercise.Take time to prepare meals together, get creative, let the children take control!Perfect time to Marie Kondo your child’s bedroom, together
An introduction to Quickbooks Online Virtual Event
If you are currently using Quickbooks Online or thinking about switching to "QBO", this event is for you!
Join us on Zoom for a free information session regarding QBO and the Apps in our App Stack.
Date: Wednesday 24 June, 2020 Time: 3pm - 4.30pm
This event is held on Zoom; the meeting