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Published: December 19, 2020

Last Updated: April 5, 2021

Toronto-based tax lawyer and tax expert David Rotfleisch shared his insights about Canada Emergency Response Benefits (CERB) repayments in a news report published by

“Toronto tax lawyer David Rotfleisch says some self-employed CERB recipients who worry about having to repay the government may be able to amend their 2019 tax return, reducing the expenses they claimed so that their net income rises above the $5,000 eligibility threshold.” —, “CERB repayments: What are taxpayers supposed to do when even tax pros aren’t sure?”

Read the report here.


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