Zeifmans COVID-19 Resource Centre

As the global community responds to the COVID-19 health crisis, businesses are once again faced with a time of sudden change. Together, we are all learning to adapt to new economic conditions while ensuring the health and safety of our families, coworkers, and employees.

The world has never before experienced a crisis quite like this one. But over the last 60 years in business, Zeifmans has supported our clients through a variety of economic conditions, and watched them emerge from hardship with strength and resilience.

What’s next for you and your business? Despite the existing state of uncertainty, one thing is for sure: The Zeifmans team is here to help. Our team members remain 100% operational and virtually engaged through both partners and staff working from home, ready to provide our clients with guidance, support and the resources you need in order to successfully pivot current strategies and effectively plan for the future.

Our Client Portal:
The Zeifmans Client Portal is a secure, online portal to exchange information. If you currently DO NOT have a Zeifmans Client Portal login, click here to drop-off files directly to any staff member once you complete the form.

Business Continuity
Business owners should be planning to weather a storm that could deliver lasting effects. Find out how to ensure that your business maintains forward momentum during and after the COVID-19 crisis.

COVID-19: Guide for Business Owners

COVID-19 Business Survival Strategies

Navigating supply chain management and distribution during crisis

Corporate Turnaround
The Zeifmans team has decades of experience assisting middle market businesses to return to profitability through internal restructuring. Consider these factors to ensure the vitality of your business.

Corporate turnaround: Real-world solutions in times of crisis

Corporate Turnaround Advisory

Tax Strategies
COVID-19 has already resulted in changes to our current taxation regulations, available credits and benefits. Here are some steps to help you manage both your corporate and personal taxes.

COVID-19 – Government benefits, subsidy and loan programs (Current as of April 16,  2020)

Taxation advice for businesses during the COVID-19 crisis

US tax developments relating to COVID-19

Income tax filing and payment dates: CRA and COVID-19

Canadian government response to COVID-19 – Business owner impact

Treasury Department and IRS announce extension for US federal income tax filing

Learn more about our corporate and personal tax services, click here.

Corporate Finance, and Mergers & Acquisitions
Though we can’t be certain about the exact financial impact of COVID-19 on upcoming transactional activity, we can anticipate a shift in how business is conducted.

Canadian securities regulators to provide blanket relief for market participants due to COVID-19

Corporate Finance and M&A Advisory

Workforce Strategies
The health and safety of your staff is of the utmost importance. Here’s what you need to know about the most recent updates to health and safety protocols and how to continue having an active workforce.

FAQ: Temporary Wage Subsidy for Employers

Protecting employees during the COVID-19 pandemic

Economic Impact
The economic and financial disruptions associated with the COVID-19 pandemic are expected to continue to negatively effect the Canadian economy. Here’s what you can do to prepare.

The Restart: More Challenging than the Shutdown

The Restart Part 2: The Automotive Industry’s Challenges

WEBINAR: Andersen’s Economic Update in these Uncharted Waters

Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan

Risk and Crisis Management
Identify, assess, and mitigate risk. Zeifmans can provide some foundational crisis management tools to help you combat the pandemic.

Crisis management tips for the COVID-19 pandemic

COVID-19 and commercial property owners: Here’s how to mitigate risk

 

Our number one priority remains the physical and fiscal health and safety of the Zeifmans community – our staff, our clients, and the broader community. Contact us today to find out how we can navigate COVID-19 together.

Additional Helpful Links:

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) update for tax professionals