Posts filed under: CRB News

Canada.ca – Update on the Government of Canada issuing debt notification to ineligible Canada Emergency Response Benefit recipients

May 10, 2022   Ottawa, Ontario   Canada Revenue Agency The quick and decisive actions taken by the Government of Canada to provide income support through the Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) helped more than 8 million workers and their families stay afloat,...

CBC.ca – These Islanders say the CRA wants them to repay thousands from emergency COVID-19 benefit

CBC News · Posted: May 12, 2022 6:00 AM AT  |  from Hannah Bryenton Government says the repayments should have been anticipated, but many say they are frustrated, confused Islanders who received money from the federal government’s COVID-19 emergency benefit say they’re...

CP24 – Government data suggests First Nations hit more often with CERB repayment letters

Jordan Press, Kelly Geraldine Malone And Stephanie Taylor, The Canadian Press Published Friday, April 22, 2022 Vivian Ketchum applied for emergency aid during the first wave of the pandemic when she was forced to isolate after being a close contact...

Insauga.com – CRA asking residents to justify receiving CERB in Mississauga, Brampton, Hamilton and rest of Canada

By Jonah Shinuda  |  Published March 6, 2022 Residents who collected money from the Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) can expect a letter — if they haven’t gotten one already — from the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) asking them to verify...

Globe and Mail – CRA to send out new round of letters checking eligibility from CERB recipients

JORDAN PRESS, OTTAWA, THE CANADIAN PRESS The Canada Revenue Agency is sending out a new round of letters to pandemic aid recipients to verify they were eligible for the help, and warning of potential need for repayments. It’s the second...

Designated COVID-19 lockdown regions for the Canada Worker Lockdown Benefit

  Designated COVID-19 lockdown regions for the Canada Worker Lockdown Benefit Your region may be designated as a lockdown region if it: has been in lockdown or subject to capacity-limiting restrictions of 50% or more for more than 7 consecutive...

YorkRegion.com – ‘So messed up, stressful:’ Georgina new mom finds silver lining amid pandemic

By Amanda Persico, Georgina Advocate, Tuesday, December 28, 2021 #Reflection: Then and now: Georgina woman goes from unemployed and pregnant to new mom and owning her own business While some may say it was an improvement over the previous year,...

Canada.ca – Government Temporarily Expands Access to Lockdown Program and Worker Lockdown Benefit

December 22, 2021 – Ottawa, Ontario – Department of Finance Canada The Government of Canada is committed to supporting Canadian workers and businesses through the COVID-19 pandemic. Today, the Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, announced the...

Toronto Star – Job losses loom as Toronto businesses close or cut back — but this time workers have almost no government support

New federal pandemic aid program is currently not available to any workers at all and the government ended the Canada Recovery Benefit (CRB) program in October. By Christine DobbyBusiness Reporter, Wed., Dec. 22, 2021 A wave of slashed hours and job...

Canada Summer Job Application – Deadline January 25, 2022

The call for applications is now open for Canada Summer Jobs program. Service Canada will inform you of the status of your application starting in April 2022. Once approved, the list of employers approved for funding will be available on...
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