Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) Deadlines

January 15, 2021 Published by

Deadline for CEWS Applications for Periods 1 Through 5

Please note that January 31, 2021 is the deadline for applying for CEWS for the Periods 1 through 5 (March – July 2020). These claim periods will be closed after January 31, 2021.

Deadline for CEWS Applications for Period 6

Commencing with Period 6 (August 2020), the CEWS application deadline will be 180 days after the ending date of the relevant period. This means that the Period 6 application deadline is
February 25, 2021 with subsequent Periods due every 28 days thereafter.

Assistance Applying for CEWS

We understand that the CEWS rules are complex and that the application process can be difficult and time consuming. If you have not applied for the CEWS and believe that you may qualify, please contact our tax accountants for assistance. We can also review your past CEWS claims to ensure that your calculations are complete.