• Have you heard about the Canada Workers Benefit?

    Jan. 04, 2021

    If you are eligible for the Canada workers benefit (CWB), you can claim a refundable tax credit of up to $2,335 on your return!

     

    • If you work but have a modest income, you may be able to claim the CWB when you do your taxes
    • To see if you are eligible and to calculate how much you could claim on your return, fill out Schedule 6
    • You can apply to receive 50% of your CWB in advance payments
    • If you are also eligible for the disability tax credit, you may get a disability supplement

     

    For more information Please see:

    Canada Workers Benefit (CWB)

    Questions & Answers on the CWB

  • BC Recovery Benefit for BC residents over the age 19

    Dec. 18, 2020

    British Columbians over the age of 19 can start applying to receive up to $1,000 from the B.C. government on Dec. 18 online and Dec. 21 by phone. 

  • BC JobConnect - Connecting Employers to Newcomers

    Nov. 19, 2020

    What is BC JobConnect? 

    • A free, easy-to-use web-based tool
    • A secure space to create an online profile and show your resume/CV
    • An opportunity to market international skills and competencies to BC employers

    Who is eligible for BC JobConnect?

    • Permanent residents and jobseeker approved for PR
    • Current jobseekers living in British Columbia, or willing to relocate to British Columbia
    • Clients of IEC-BC's FAST program.

    Find out more at www.bcjobconnect.ca

     

     

     

  • Government of Canada announces details for opening of 2020 Parents and Grandparents Program

    Oct. 08, 2020