Measures for businesses
Support SMEs and encourage the private sector to accelerate its investments, notably by reducing the tax on capital.
Immediate assistance for SMEs
The current economic situation directly affects SMEs, which may have to contend with liquidity problems. In addition, it has become even more difficult for them to obtain financing. The government thus announces:
Stimulation of private investment
Private investment, and thus jobs, depend largely on the tax treatment to which businesses are subject. The government:
Pursuing and stepping up of efforts in favour of the resource regions
Since the current situation affects the economy of the regions specifically, the government is introducing improvement measures for the resource regions.
Support for the agri-food industry
In light of concerns regarding food safety, the government is providing funding for the implementation of HACCP standards in all regions of Québec.