Business and industry

Business taxes, permits and regulations, intellectual property, business support and how to sell to government.


Services and information

Managing your business during the COVID-19 outbreak

How to support your employees and get prepared. Information on international trade, business travel and events.

Maintaining your business

Managing your business operations, strategic and financial planning, marketing, growth and more.

Starting a business

The steps to consider before operating a business in Canada.

Protecting your business

Emergency planning, risk management, insurance, legal issues and more.

Business grants and financing

Grants, loans, private and public sector financing and leveraging personal assets.

Business taxes

Income tax, GST/HST, payroll, business numbers and customs rates.

Federal corporations

Incorporating or making changes to a business corporation, not-for-profit, cooperative or board of trade.

Hiring and managing employees

Payroll, wages and other resources for recruiting, training and managing employees.

International trade and investment

Exporting, importing and investing in Canada and foreign markets.

Permits, licences and regulations

The permits, licences and regulations that apply to your business.

Doing business with government

Selling to the federal government, buying from the government and selling to other governments.

R&D and innovation

Funding, collaboration, commercialization and licensing resources to help fuel innovation.

Research and business intelligence

Industry sector data, financial benchmarks, labour trends and business statistics.

Intellectual property and copyright

Protecting your intellectual property, trademarks, copyright and using IP as a business tool.

Insolvency for business

Help for businesses when filing for bankruptcy or making a proposal.


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