Running a business in a pandemic: Tax and Recovery Considerations Workshop

 Facilitated by: Crowe Mackay LLP Chartered Professional Accountants

Session A: November 10 & 17 Tuesday mornings (Full)

Session B: November 12 & 19 Thursday mornings (Maximum of 8 participants)

Time: 8:30am – 10:00am

Location: Northwestel Event Space NorthLight Innovation 2180, 2nd Avenue

Course Outline:

There are practical issues related to the various business support programs introduced by the federal and territorial governments to help businesses during this COVID-19  pandemic.  We will discuss the tax and accounting consequences of funds received under these programs.  


In a second class, we will touch on various elements of recovering from the pandemic-induced downturn such as cash management, financing and budgeting.                 


Class 1: Tax Considerations of Government Support Programs

  • Taxation of government assistance
  • Accounting for government assistance
  • Penalties and compliance
  • Planning suggestions


Class 2: Cash Management Considerations

  • Cash management 
  • Financing options
  • Pivoting operations
  • Recovery budgeting

Binders of reference material will be provided.