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Your voice in Ottawa: CFIB’s National Report

October 3, 2017
Over the past year, CFIB staff have fought hard for small businesses on major issues such as the small business tax rate, payroll taxes, regulatory barriers, fair taxation for owners selling their businesses, and better service from the CRA.

CETA: New opportunities for your business in Europe

September 20, 2017
The Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic Trade Agreement (CETA) is a new free trade agreement, coming into effect on September 21, 2017. CETA will open up the largest market in the world to Canadian businesses looking to trade goods and services.

NAFTA negotiations are ongoing. Here’s what it means for you.

August 16, 2017
Talks are tense as we are approach the fourth round of negotiations to decide the future of the North American Free Trade Agreement. Find out what the talks could mean for small businesses.

What the new trade agreement needs to get right

July 13, 2017
The new Canadian Free Trade Agreement is a big step toward making trade between provinces easier, but there’s more to do. Here are some key priorities it needs to address for small business owners.

Embracing technology in a digital age

February 15, 2017
To learn more about how small businesses are coping in the digital age, we surveyed more than 6,300 members at the end of last year on their use of, and perspectives on, various types of digital technologies.
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