Latest Developments

The Government of Ontario is deferring $15 million in property taxes for people and businesses in regions of Northern Ontario located outside of municipal boundaries. The tax deferral builds on the $10 billion in cash flow supports made available to individuals and businesses as part of Ontario’s Action Plan: Responding to COVID-19.

Earlier Today

Premier Doug Ford announced that the Ontario government is offering direct financial supports to parents while the province’s schools and childcare centres remain closed as a result of COVID-19. The new Support for Families initiative offers a one-time payment of $200 per child 0 to 12 years of age, and $250 for those 0 to 21 of age with special needs.