Federal Government Response to COVID-19

June 30, 2022
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Announcement on March 18, 2020

On March 18, 2020, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced additional measures to combat
the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic:

  • $27 billion in direct support to workers and businesses
  • $55 billion in tax deferrals to meet liquidity needs of Canadian businesses and individuals
  • $82 billion combined, more than 3% of Canada’s GDP

PDF is an overview of the programs.


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