Here is a list of the business guides and how to guides that may help you with information, rules and regulations for your industry as well as any programs and services that can help you achieve your goals.
When thinking of your business idea, the biggest challenge is figuring out if your business idea is going to fly – are you able to fulfill a need in the market or solve a problem?
Most businesses that operate in Ontario and have annual sales (revenues) totalling more than $30,000 must register for and charge HST.
This is a question we get frequently from entrepreneurs and business owners. As the CRA says "if it is an expense you incur in the course of doing business (marketing, networking, selling, operating etc.) then it's a business expense".
A business plan is a written document that describes your business, its goals & objectives, your target market and financial requirements. A business plan helps you map out your mission and vision for your business.
The term Intellectual property (IP) covers original ideas, designs, discoveries, inventions and creative work produced by an individual or group.