Canada to allow international students to work more hours due to labour shortage

Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Sean Fraser speaks with customers after making an announcement about international students and Canada’s labour shortage at Happy Goat Coffee in Ottawa on Friday, October 7, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/ Patrick Doyle Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Sean Fraser speaks with customers after making an announcement about international students and Canada’s labour shortage at Happy Goat Coffee in Ottawa on Friday, October 7, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/ Patrick Doyle

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opinion | How to get the increased GST tax credit

To help combat inflation and help lower- and modest-income families, over the span of six months, Ottawa is issuing an additional one-time GST tax credit to eligible taxpayers. Personal finance contributor Christopher Liew breaks down who's eligible for the increased GST credit, explain how to get it, and how much you could receive.