Just the facts: Business resources

Get access to resources to help you with your financial planning, income tax, bookkeeping and more.

Just the Facts is a series of financial topics presented in an unbiased, objective and straightforward way to help Canadians learn the basics of managing money. The business series aims to give people better understanding and confidence in money matters to help manage their business.

The additional resources below will help with your financial planning, business income tax, and making more informed decisions for your small business.

Service Canada – Managing your finances
Resources to help you with your financial planning, accounting, budgets and more.

Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) – Record keeping
Information on accounting and other financial information documents.

CRA – Small businesses and self-employed income
Information for sole proprietorships; partnerships’ or self-employed individuals with checklists and important tax information.

Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC) - Financial tools
Financial ratios are a way to evaluate the performance of your business and identify potential problems.  Get access to information on the different types of ratios and how to calculate them.

Service Canada – Business support services
Information on where to access business support, services, networks and training in your region.

Canadian Venture Capital and Private Equity Association
Get access to information and resources from the Canadian Venture Capital and Private Equity Association.

Canada Business Network – Business development program
Information on services for Atlantic Canada.

StartUp Canada
Get information on StartUp Canada, the national voice for Canada’s entrepreneurs.

Corporations Canada – Steps to incorporating
Information on incorporating your business.

Financial Literacy Resources
Get useful tips and resources to help you better manage your business’s finances.

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