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Helping You Topics
Business and the Community
This section includes information on applying for grants, contributions, or other government funding for your community organization.
Canada Revenue Agency
This section includes information related to income tax, GST, child and family tax benefits, disability and corporation rates.
Citizenship and Immigration Canada
This section is for those individuals seeking information related to temporary resident visas, work permits, study permits, visitors visas, sponsorship, citizenship and permanent residence.
This section includes application forms and guides including renewal forms, general passport applications, children's passport applications along with information to aid with trip planning.
This section includes information related to employment insurance (EI), old age security (OAS), guaranteed income suppliment (GIS), Canadian pension plan (CPP), and social security.
Government of Canada News
Opening of the Pickering GO Station parking structure
Corneliu Chisu, Member of Parliament for PickeringÂ–Scarborough East; Tracy MacCharles, Member of Provincial Parliament for PickeringÂ–Scarborough East; and Bruce McCuaig, Metrolinx president and CEO, announced the opening of the new parking structure at Pickering GO station this week. This new parking expansion will make it easier, safer and more convenient for commuters to take public transit.
Harper Government invests in medical imaging research at University of Saskatchewan
Doctors may soon have a much-improved window into the inner workings of their patients thanks to new wireless video software and hardware used in electronic "pills". This technology was developed by the University of Saskatchewan (U of S) and commercialized with the help of $99,500 from Western Economic Diversification Canada (WD) announced today by Brad Trost, Member of Parliament for Saskatoon-Humboldt, on behalf of the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification.
Statement by the Honourable Bal Gosal, Minister of State (Sport), on the Opening Ceremony of the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games
Today marks the official opening of the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games.