Mastering Money: COVID-19 Special Series Podcasts
Other webinars, podcasts, tools, articles, federal and provincial support programs.
Small Business Webinar Series
COVID-19 brings stress and economic consequences requiring real-time business decisions. Many Canadian CPAs are deeply involved in assessing those challenges and providing strategic guidance in helping organizations ensure business continuity. CPA Canada has developed a resource page with links to CPA Canada guidance, research and news, along with external sites like CRA, Canadian Accountability Board and Canadian Securities Administrators. New content will be added regularly. Click here to view CPA Canada's resource page.
Alberta Jobs Now program
Businesses and non-profits can apply for funding to reduce the cost of hiring and training Albertans for new jobs.
The Government of Canada is taking immediate, significant and decisive action to help Canadians facing hardship as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak with a new set of economic measures to help stabilize the economy during this challenging period. These measures, delivered as part of the Government of Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan, will provide up to $27 billion in direct support to Canadian workers and businesses. Click here for more information.
International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) - AcSB Exposure Draft – Covid-19-Related Rent Concessions beyond June 30, 2021 (Proposed amendment to IFRS 16)
Domestic accounting standards update webinar
ASPE alert: Subsequent events and other considerations related to COVID-19
Assessing potential COVID-19 impacts on financial statements: Questions to ask under ASPE
COVID-19 and going concern impacts
COVID-19: Special edition practitioner’s pulse
AcSB COVID-19 Resources
COVID-19 – Challenges of physical inventory counts on March 31, 2020
COVID-19: MD&A disclosures in volatile and uncertain times
The changing nature of audit evidence arising from COVID-19
COVID-19 Year-End Reminders for Auditors: Q&A with Canada’s Audit Regulator
COVID-19 impact on IFRS application explored in new webinar
Auditing government assistance. Are you prepared?
Review Engagements on Interim Financial Information in the Current Evolving Environment Due to COVID-19
Financial Reporting and Audit Issues Stemming from COVID-19
Special edition Practitioner’s Pulse: Understanding your client – COVID-19 implications for internal controls
COVID-19 and interim reporting
COVID-19: Resources related to reporting and audit
ETHICAL AND AUDITING IMPLICATIONS ARISING FROM GOVERNMENT-BACKED COVID-19 BUSINESS SUPPORT SCHEMES
ASNPO Alert: Assessing Potential COVID-19 Impacts on Financial Statements - Questions and Considerations Under ASNPO
ASNPO Alert: Subsequent Events and Other Considerations Related to COVID-19
Effects of COVID-19 on the Financial Statement of Not-for-Profit Organizations
COVID-19 and Application of Public Sector Accounting Standards Webinar - Listen to this webinar where the Public Sector Accounting Board (PSAB) answers some frequently asked questions around accounting and reporting implications of COVID-19 to the public sector.
COVID-19 and Application of Public Sector Accounting Standards Guide - discusses how public sector entities in Canada can apply PSAS to financial reporting issues arising due to the pandemic. Topics covered include going concern, government business enterprises, impaired assets, liabilities and loans, measurement uncertainty and risk disclosures.
Highlighting Areas of Focus in an Evolving Audit Environment Due to the Impact of COVID-19
Auditor Reporting in the Currently Evolving Environment Due to COVID-19
Subsequent Events in the Current Evolving Environment―Audit Considerations for the Impact of COVID-19
Going Concern in the Current Evolving Environment – Audit Considerations for the Impact of COVID-19
COVID-19: Ethics and Independence Considerations
Risk Management for Accountants - The Impact of COVID-19 on Assurance Engagements
Risk Management for Accountants - Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy ("CEWS")
Special edition Practitioner’s Pulse webinar
Practice management in times of crisis podcast
Webinars, Podcasts, Articles and External Resources
4 Insights that Shed Light on the CERS Program
Auditing Accounting Estimates in the Current Evolving Environment Due to COVID-19
3 Ways CPAs can Simplify Their Clients’ Personal Taxes During the Pandemic
Finance Consults on Potential CEWS Changes: CPA Canada Provides Feedback
Canadian Tax Foundation / CPA Canada CEWS Working Group
Allowing Employees to Claim Home Office Expenses is the Right Move, Expert Says
Canadian tax news and COVID-19 updates
Home office expense claims: how the new rules work
Employee Home Office Expenses - Special Rules for 2020 Claims
2020 round-up: Income tax impacts of key COVID-19 support programs
CEWS Update, International Tax Guidance and CRA updates, including schedule 50 campaign - September 17, 2020
CEWS program revised and extended: Details announced – July 23, 2020
Amending CEWS claims, CEWS and corporate groups, DSLPs and time limits
Deadlines, international issues and wage subsidies
CEWS Q&A, other developments and CRA discussions
CEWS, employee expenses and benefits, deadline extensions
Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy and other COVID-19 tax issues
New Details on the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy
Temporary wage subsidy: How it works
Webinar with the CRA on the Canada Emergency Rent Subsidy (CERS)
Webinar with the CRA about the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) and more
Further Filing Extensions for COVID-19 Tax Measures
CEWS and other COVID-19 tax updates webinar recording
CPA Canada - CRA conference call on CEWS
Update on the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy
Webinar with the CRA on the Canada Recovery Hiring Program (CRHP)
To assist CPAs in addressing challenges arising from COVID-19, CPA Alberta and CPA Canada has a number of resources and services available.
Four tips to help get small businesses back on track
There are several ways accountants can help restore a company’s financial wellness following the pandemic.
Organizations reimagine business travel for the new normal
Planning for uncertainty, starting slowly and making the most of each trip is the best way to travel smart, and green, experts say.
6 expert tips for a new back-to-work routine
If you’re returning to the office soon, try these pointers to help you get ready.
Back to the office: Expert tips to help you prepare mentally
Thinking about the new workplace routine can be anxiety-inducing, but there are things you can do to ease the transition.
Office bound? Heed these 4 etiquette tips for the new normal
Helpful suggestions for how to behave in a post-pandemic workplace.
Building a More Competitive Canada After COVID-19
The coronavirus pandemic and the subsequent economic recovery could become an inflection point for Canada’s economy. Many stakeholders – including the federal government – have embraced the theme of “build back better,” of using the crisis as an opportunity to rebuild Canada’s economy along new and hopefully improved lines.
Auditor Reporting in the Current Evolving Environment Due to COVID-19
Small Business Continuity Checklist
What will our return to the workplace look like?
Professional Skepticism in a Remote Working Environment
How CFOs are Keeping Finance on Course During the Crisis
Five tips for effectively leading a remote team during the pandemic
Embracing uncertainty: Resilience planning after COVID-19
COVID-19 and the workplace: What employers and employees need to do
Additional COVID-19 support for Alberta small business
Critical Worker Benefit - One Time Payment
COVID-19 Information – Workplace Guidance for Business Owners
Opening Soon – Alberta’s Relaunch Strategy
Alberta Biz Connect
Risk-informed decision-making guidelines for workplaces and businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic
Smart glasses help auditors overcome COVID-19 restrictions at on-site visits
Building the Office of Tomorrow
Impact of COVID-19 on Finance Functions
Meaningful work for the digital professional: roadmap beyond the pandemic
Reinventing the workplace with a two-gear approach
Reopening the workplace: The resilient leader's guide - A workplan for business recovery from COVID-19
Responding to COVID-19: Life after lockdown
Returning to the workplace after COVID-19: What boards should be thinking about
Return to the workplace: Enabling an employee-centric and safe transition
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