Helpful Links

To contact the Government of Canada regarding:

Personal Taxes 1-800-959-8281
HST Credit 1-800-959-1953
Child Tax Credit 1-800-387-1193
Employment Insurance 1-800-206-7218
Passports 1-800-567-6868
OAS and CPP 1-800-277-9914
SIN Numbers 1-800-206-7218
Citizenship and Immigration 1-888-242-2100


For Business Support:

Business Enquiries 1-800-959-5525
Publications & Forms 1-800-959-2221
HST www.ccra-adrc.gc/gsthst-edi


Links for Starting a Business and Business Support:

The “Guide to Government of Canada Services and Support for Small Business” offers a wealth of information on federal services for small business. It is available in print and online at:

Canada Business Service Centres are your single point of contact for information on government services, programs, and regulations for business. Visit for more information.

Sources of Financing is your on-line database of financial providers for small and medium sized businesses, as well as a source of useful resources to help build your financing knowledge.
Visit to learn more.

The Canada Small Business Financing Program can help you get a head start in financing your own business. Visit to get started.

The Business Development Bank of Canada provides financial and consulting services to Canadian small businesses, particularly those in the technology and export sectors of the economy. To learn more, visit

If you are unemployed, are eligible for employment insurance and want to start a business, help is available through the self-employment benefit. It can provide financial support, planning assistance and mentoring to help you get your business up and running. To get started, call 1-800-206-7218 or visit