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- My business is seasonal - can I collect unemployment insurance in the off season?
Claudius du PlooyBusiness Law
Generally, self-employed people cannot collect unemployment insurance while they are generating an income from their business - unless your activities are considered "small" under the regulations published by the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA).
About Claudius du Plooy
Claudius du Plooy, BComm, LLB, LLM is Founder of Claudius du Plooy Law Firm, a practice focussed on business law (corporate commercial law), securities law, commercial real estate development, entertainment law and international trade law. Claudius is passionate about SMEs.