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Business and the Community
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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
Ministers Raitt and Findlay host a roundtable discussion on Canada's Asia-Pacific Gateway
The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, along with the Honourable Kerry-Lynne D. Findlay, Minister of National Revenue and MP for Delta-Richmond East, hosted a roundtable discussion in Vancouver today with Asia-Pacific Gateway and Corridor Initiative (APGCI) partners
CBSA initiates investigations into the dumping and subsidizing of certain oil country tubular goods
The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) announced today that it is initiating investigations into the alleged injurious dumping of certain oil country tubular goods originating in or exported from Chinese Taipei, India, Indonesia, the Philippines, the Republic of Korea, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine, and Vietnam and the alleged injurious subsidizing of certain oil country tubular goods originating in or exported from India, Indonesia, the Philippines, the Republic of Korea, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine and Vietnam.
Canada and UK Conclude Agreement for the Avoidance of Double Taxation and the Prevention of Fiscal Evasion
On behalf of Finance Minister Joe Oliver, Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today signed, along with David Gauke, Financial Secretary to Her Majesty's Treasury, an agreement amending the Convention between the Government of Canada and the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland for the avoidance of double taxation and the prevention of fiscal evasion with respect to taxes on income and capital gains.