CFIB members can now access 12.5% savings from Mastercard’s base “electronic” rate, and as much as a 22% savings on some premium cards! These member savings, traditionally reserved for individual merchants that generate $3billion+ in sales, are in addition to the exceptional payment processing rates already provided to CFIB members by Chase Paymentech.
When you sell to or buy from a business located in another province or territory, are the correct sales taxes being applied? You need to know how GST, HST, provincial and territorial sales taxes impact your transactions. We can help you understand the correct application of sales taxes in Canada. Advice is free for members: call 1-888-234-2232.
Small business spoke, and CFIB made sure their voices were heard by governments across Canada. The new Canadian Free Trade Agreement seeks to eliminate the silly, irritating rules that hinder trade and investment. So what is it? And what does it mean for your business?
Canada's small business optimism is on the rise again in April. CFIB's monthly Business BarometerÒ Index gained a point and a half to finish the month at 64.4—its best level since November 2014. The Index is also less than a point from its 2010-14 average, which suggests that while lingering effects of the oil price shock persist in some regions, business expectations are readjusting to a new set of economic drivers.