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Canada Revenue Agency

The Canada Revenue Agency’s website provides electronic access to the majority of the Agency’s public information holdings, including forms, publications, and guides.  This website provides information, services, and applications that help promote compliance with Canada’s tax, trade, and border legislation and regulations.

Date: 02/11/2011
WorkSafeBC

The Worker’s Compensation Board of BC is dedicated to promoting workplace health and safety for the workers and employers of BC. Education is available for employers and workers to monitor compliance with the Occupational Health and Safety Regulation.  In the event of work-related injuries or diseases, WorkSafeBC works with the affected parties to provide return-to-work rehabilitation, compensation, health care benefits, and a range of other services.

Date: 02/11/2011
Consumer Taxes

The Consumer Taxation Branch administers the province’s hotel room tax, municipal and regional district tax, tobacco tax, designated property, motor fuel tax, and horse racing tax.  It also provides important information about how these taxes may apply to you or your business.

Date: 11/08/2010
Small Business BC - Starting a Business

Small Business BC has a long list of articles and blogs that you may find helpful in starting your own business.

Date: 11/08/2010
The Intellectual Property Institute of Canada

The Intellectual Property Institute of Canada (IPIC) is a national association comprised of over 1,700 members from Canada and abroad.  IPIC is the only professional association in Canada to which nearly all patent agents, trade-mark agents, and lawyers specializing in intellectual property belong.

Date: 11/08/2010
The Canadian Intellectual Property Office

The Canadian Intellectual Property Office is responsible for the administration and processing of the greater part of intellectual property in Canada. CIPO's areas of activity include patents, trademarks, copyrights, industrial designs, and integrated circuit topographies.

Date: 11/08/2010