Canada Business is a government information service for businesses and start-up entrepreneurs in Canada.
Canada Business reduces the complexity and burden of dealing with various levels of government by serving as a single point of access for federal and provincial/territorial government services, programs and regulatory requirements for business.
The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) administers:
tax laws for the Government of Canada and for most provinces and territories; and
various social and economic benefit and incentive programs delivered through the tax system.
The Scientific Research and Experimental Development (SR&ED) program is a federal tax incentive program to encourage Canadian businesses of all sizes and in all sectors to conduct research and development (R&D) in Canada that will lead to new, improved, or technologically advanced products or processes.
"To excel, according to internationally accepted standards of scientific excellence, in the creation of new knowledge and its translation into improved health for Canadians, more effective health services and products and a strengthened Canadian health care system."
Sources of financing can help you locate traditional or alternative sources of financing for your small business. You will find an extensive directory of Canadian financial providers, information on different types of financing, and tips to help you secure financing.
CTN is a network of more than 300 experts in technology and business. They are all inspired by one main objective: to advise innovative SME by providing them with rapid access to specialized resources likely to contribute to their success.
The NRC Industrial Research Assistance Program (NRC-IRAP) provides a range of both technical and business oriented advisory services along with potential financial support to growth-oriented Canadian small - and medium-sized enterprises.