• News for Political

    Tuesday, October 20, 2020
    October 18 - 24 is Small Business Week across Canada.  It is a time to show our appreciation of the businesses that support our communities!  The Fort Nelson & District Chamber of Commerce calls on everyone to take a moment to thank a local business!   Thank you Mayor Foster for Proclaiming Small Business Week in the Northern Rockies Regional Municipality and recognizing the hard work of our ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Political, Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Press Release
    Thursday, September 24, 2020
    English version   Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) Question & Answer Sessions   The Government of Canada recently implemented changes to adapt the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy to protect jobs and promote growth.   The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) is committed to providing employers – including those who can now benefit as a result of the enhanced CEWS – with the information and ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Chamber, Economic, Political
    Friday, September 18, 2020
    The Fort Nelson & District Chamber of Commerce works closely with the BC Chamber & Chambers through out the province to help form recommendations to government   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:   BC Chamber of Commerce Supports First Steps in Province’s Economic Recovery Plan "We appreciate that government sees this as the next step, not the final step, in the road to recovery.” says Dan ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, General News Article, Political, Press Release
    Wednesday, September 16, 2020
      Everybody agrees that Canada’s tax system is outdated and uncompetitive, but few agree on where to start. That’s where our tax review project comes in, and we want to hear from you. As COVID-19 continues to affect the ability of Canadians to come together in person, we have launched a new website, ThinkGrowth.ca, to collect your ideas on potential tax reforms that will help businesses and ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, General News Article, Political
    Thursday, September 03, 2020
    Big Thinking for Small Business is here! The BC Chamber of Commerce has publicly released their three-part plan for economic recovery which was presented to government on July 21st, 2020. The Economic Recovery Submission is made up of 54 policy recommendations that focus on competitiveness, innovation, and inclusivity. Province-wide in scope, the plan aims to guide the Province on stimulating ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Political, Chamber, Economic, Human Interest, Press Release
    Tuesday, September 01, 2020
     English version  Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) Question & Answer Sessions  The Government of Canada recently implemented changes to adapt the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy to protect jobs and promote growth.  The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) is committed to providing employers – including those who can now benefit as a result of the enhanced CEWS – with the information and ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Education, General News Article, Political
    Thursday, August 27, 2020
    English version *** La version française suit ***  COVID-19 Update: New T4 reporting requirements for employers  In order to maintain public confidence in the integrity of Canada’s tax and benefit system, the CRA has a number of verification measures to ensure that individuals are eligible for the benefits they are receiving.  For the 2020 tax year, the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) will ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Political, Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Press Release
    Tuesday, August 11, 2020
       News Release by Revenue CanadaEnglish version ***La version française suit***  Calculate your subsidy using the updated and improved Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) calculator  The Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) helps employers who have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic to keep workers on their payroll or bring back previously laid-off employees. To ensure that Canadian ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Education, Political