construction business owners

How to Start a Construction Business in Canada

The construction business is booming and the demand for skilled entrepreneurs within this industry is incredible. One of the most commonly asked questions we have here at Ontario Business Central is "How do I...
where to incorporate your business

Where to Incorporate?

The jurisdiction you incorporate within, is based on where your business will operate. If you operate your business in Alberta, you have two choices to either incorporate in the Province of Alberta or Incorporate...
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How to register my salon spa business

The beauty industry is now considered to be one of the biggest industries in Canada. It is constantly moving, growing and changing. Technicians in this field continue to push the boundaries for new and...
Sole Proprietorship Vs Partnerships Vs Incorporation

Understand The Difference Between Sole Proprietorship, Partnership, And Incorporation

The structure of your business is one of the first decisions you’ll need to make as a business owner. Different business structures offer unique benefits and limitations that you should be aware of.Understanding the...
Incorporation And Its Benefits

What Are The Benefits Of Incorporation?

Businesses who choose to incorporate acquire many benefits. Although there are a variety of business structures that you can choose from, understanding these benefits can help you decide if incorporation is right for you.Incorporating...
Creating An Incorporated Business In Ontario

What Are The Steps For Creating An Incorporated Business In Ontario?

An incorporated business is its own legal entity, meaning that it is separate from its shareholders. There are many advantages of incorporated businesses, including decreased personal risk and liabilities, access to government grants, tax...
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Who can be a director of an Ontario Incorporation?

In the Province of Ontario, those who are wishing to incorporate are required to:Be over the age of 18 years of age Has not personally filed for bankruptcy Does not have a criminal record The minimum percentage...
Register an LLC in Canada

LLC in Canada

Can I register an LLC in Canada? The LLC or Limited Liability Company is a form of business set up available in many countries around the world including the United States. This form of registration...
initial notice questions

What is an Initial Notice?

The Initial Notice is required within 60 days after an incorporation has been completed in the Province of Ontario. The Initial Notice solidifies the information provided with the Incorporation and requires officer positions for...
To Dos Before Incorporating Your Business

Things to do Before Incorporating your Business

The decision to incorporate your business is not always an easy one, though incorporation definitely has its advantages. If you have decided that incorporating is the right move for you, there are still some...

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