COVID-19: Personal Finance
on the web
These curated resources are free and easily accessible on the web! All you need is an internet connection.
This page provides regularly updated information on the B.C. government’s tax and tax-related changes, incentives and benefits that are part of its COVID-19 Action Plan.
British Columbians affected by the COVID-19 pandemic are able to access income supports, tax relief and direct funding for people, businesses and services, including the BC Recovery Benefit and BC Hydro and ICBC payment deferral.
Links to federal programs for families, people facing unemployment, people who are sick, quarantined, or in directed self-isolation, people who are unable to work, seniors, students, youth and businesses.
If you live in Canada, even temporarily, and are facing financial hardship due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there may be support for you. Some of the information on this page is available in multiple languages.