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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
Minister Dion reiterates Canada's support to safety and security of people of Ukraine
The Honourable StÃ©phane Dion, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today announced that explosive ordnance disposal equipment has been transferred to the Ukrainian Armed Forces in western Ukraine. This non-lethal equipment will enable the Ukrainian Armed Forces to safely dispose of unexploded ammunition, such as artillery shells, thereby contributing to the safety and security of Ukrainians living in the affected regions.
Ministers Dion and McKenna to hold media availability
The Honourable StÃ©phane Dion, Minister of Foreign Affairs, and the Honourable Catherine McKenna, Minister of Environment and Climate Change, will hold a media availability on the margins of the Conference of the Parties (COP21) in Paris, France.
Minister McKenna Recognizes Quebec for Action on Climate Change
On behalf of the Government of Canada, the Honourable Catherine McKenna, Minister of Environment and Climate Change, commended the Province of Quebec on its innovative and vigorous action on climate change.