Products and Services to Ease the Transition into Working from Home
As you settle into the new "normal" and find ways to stay productive and keep your business running, you may be asking yourself what tools you can use to safely meet with clients remotely and secure their confidential data.
Your office workplace may be set up with compliance in mind but if you are now working from home, you will need to take the appropriate steps. The law requires you to ensure the safety and privacy of your clients so the services we use should be compliant with these laws. Security breeches can result in hefty fines, lawsuits and loss of clientelle.
Here we have summarized some options including their pros and cons for you to consider.
Extended school closures have presented parents with the new challenge of learning to juggle work life, with keeping kids occupied in a productive way and ensuring the wellbeing and mental health of everyone in your home.
We have compiled some great resources that can help fill your kids days during the corona virus outbreak and allow you to have some much needed "me" time or give you a break while you get some work done.
Here are some additional details on the Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB).
If you have lost income because of COVID-19, the CERB will provide you with temporary income support. The CERB will provide you with $500 a week for up to 16 weeks.
To be eligible to receive the CERB from Service Canada, the following must apply:
You can apply beginning April 6 through the CRA My Account portal:
As such, it has advised that you register this account and direct deposit in advance of the application process opening. Benefits will start within 10 days of you submitting your application. You will need to apply and confirm eligibility every 4 weeks thereafter.
We are not accountants so if you have any questions, you should contact your accountant to discuss in further detail.