Bear Hill Bookkeeping

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As BC begins to reopen we’re here to help.

Yesterday the province announced the plan to reopen BC and ramp up the economy. The phased in approach will see many businesses reopening this month. As your bookkeeping professionals we are here to help! From tracking the extra costs to…

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Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) Calculator

CRA is finally releasing the details if the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy. And, along with the details they have launched a online calculator to help employers determine how much subsidy they can receive. For our clients who qualify Bear Hill…

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Zoom Alternitives

There has been a lot of press lately about the securiety flaws in Zoom. Revelations of data that “accidently” flowed through Chinese servers and hacked meetings have caused some to look to alternitives. Here at Bear Hill Bookkeeping we want…

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Moving your team to the cloud?

Moving your team to the cloud for the first time can be intimidating and daunting. Bear Hill Bookkeeping has been living and working in the cloud for years and we want to share with you what has worked for us,…

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Check our Facebook page for further updates

Just a quick heads up, to streamline updates on the Coronavirus and the government responses we will be limiting our postings to our Facebook page and only posting to our webpage with major news about the operation of Bear Hill…

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How to apply for the Govt's EI and Covid-19 Emergency Benefits

If you are looking for information on how to apply for EI or the Covid-19 emergency benefits, CBC has a great article on this. https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/apply-emergency-benefits-1.5501977?__vfz For EI you apply like normal but you can call a 1-800 number to get…

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CRA Extends Tax Filing Deadline

CRA just announced that as part of it’s response to the outbreak of the Covid-19 virus, the tax filing deadline will be extended to June 1st, 2020. Please see the article in CRA’s website here: https://www.canada.ca/en/department-finance/news/2020/03/canadas-covid-19-economic-response-plan-support-for-canadians-and-businesses.html?fbclid=IwAR0NE4xVdg5trj3dUy1U7uzFw2xIgJq-Gq89ongHrLSyc4xDEzxY3XIAKMo#Income_Support_for

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Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19

I wanted to take a moment to reach out and assure all our clients and any future clients, that Bear Hill Bookkeeping is well prepared to deal with the disruptions that are being caused by the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). As…

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Christmas Holiday Hours

The offices of Bear Hill Bookkeeping will be closed Tuesday the 24th of December to the 27th, reopening Monday the 30th. The office will also be closed Wednesday January 1st for the New Years Stat. We wish you all the…

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Thanksgiving Long Weekend

The weather is looking perfectly Autumnal and perfect for squeezing in one last canoe trip of the year! So, Bear Hill Bookkeeping will be closed Friday the 11th through to Monday the 14th of October for the Thanksgiving long weekend….

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