Everything you need to create and operate a business corporation. Read on or incorporate now.
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Incorporate your business
Find out the advantages of being federally incorporated.
Discover the 4 steps to incorporate your business federally.
There are important things to keep in mind when naming your federal corporation. Consult this guide to learn more.
Learn about our application process and what you can do after your filling.
I'm already incorporated. What else do I need to know?
Federally incorporated businesses must also be registered in a province or territory.
Maintain your business
Update these 5 simple things to keep your incorporation status.
Every corporation must file an annual return with Corporations Canada every year.
Update your corporation's register of individuals with significant control today!
Know the duties and responsibilities of your corporation's directors and officers.
Find out about your corporate records and corporate obligations.
Learn more about the classes of shares, and rights and responsibilities of shareholders.
Disclose diversity information about your federal distributing corporation.
Learn why your corporate information is public information.
Make changes to your business
All you need to know to make changes to a corporation's structure or nature.
Find out how to apply to correct articles or a certificate issued under the Canada Business Corporations Act.
A guide on how to merge 2 or more business corporations and carry on as one.
Close your business
Learn about dissolution, which is the legal termination of a corporation's existence.
Follow these steps to prepare a request to dissolve a corporation.
Links to guides, forms, policies, models and legislation.
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