The Latest

Carbon Tax

It’s time to fix Canada’s broken federal carbon tax! CFIB's holding Ottawa’s feet to the fire on the unfair tax. Watch Dan Kelly, CFIB President, call for an immediate fix to the unfair carbon tax. Duration 4:42 min

Labour Shortages

Finding - and keeping - good workers has always been a challenge. CFIB can provide tools and resources to help guide you through the hiring and retention process.

Credit Cards and Surcharging

CFIB has been helping small businesses with payment issues like credit card fees, chargebacks, and more!

Advocacy and Research Roundup

Keep up to date on the latest news, updates and valuable advocacy and research insights brought to you by CFIB.

Is your Occupational Health and Safety Green Book up to date?

Ontario’s Occupational Health and Safety Act (OHSA) must be posted in the workplace, where employees can read it. A free copy is available here....

Extreme temperatures: protecting your employees

The diversity of Canada’s weather is one of the things that makes our country special—but with temperatures that can fluctuate anywhere between...

Canada Dental Care Plan and T4 Reporting for Employers

While the publicly funded healthcare system covers many medical services, dental care often falls outside its scope. To bridge this gap, many...

The Latest

Carbon Tax

It’s time to fix Canada’s broken federal carbon tax! CFIB's holding Ottawa’s feet to the fire on the unfair tax. Watch Dan Kelly, CFIB President, call for an immediate fix to the unfair carbon tax. Duration 4:42 min

Credit Cards and Surcharging

CFIB has been helping small businesses with payment issues like credit card fees, chargebacks, and more!

Advocacy and Research Roundup

Keep up to date on the latest news, updates and valuable advocacy and research insights.

Is your Occupational Health and Safety Green Book up to date?

Ontario’s Occupational Health and Safety Act (OHSA) must be posted in the workplace, where employees can read it. A free copy is available here....

Extreme temperatures: protecting your employees

The diversity of Canada’s weather is one of the things that makes our country special—but with temperatures that can fluctuate anywhere between...

Canada Dental Care Plan and T4 Reporting for Employers

While the publicly funded healthcare system covers many medical services, dental care often falls outside its scope. To bridge this gap, many...

Our Policy Agenda

CFIB is Canada’s voice of small business. We advocate on issues that matter to your business on Parliament Hill, at every provincial and territorial legislature and city hall across the country. All of our policy agenda is set by business owners just like you. Not a board, not an executive council. Real small business owners working across the country to build a better Canada.

lend-your-voice-icon

Drive Policy Change

Making sure your voice is heard!

lend-your-voice-icon

Research

Our monthly survey tracks small business confidence, expectations and operating conditions in Canada.
Latest estimates of private sector job vacancies, an ‘In Focus’ on the steep hikes in commercial rents and a deeper look at the retail sector - its footprint on the economy, its fitness and challenges.
Analysis of the direct financial contributions Canadian small businesses in the retail sector make to their local economies and the challenges of competition with multinationals and online giants and consumer misconceptions.

Research

Our monthly survey tracks small business confidence, expectations and operating conditions in Canada.

Every other month, CFIB members lend their opinions to 'Your Voice,' a survey exploring a variety of current topics. The latest takeaways are showcased in a series of informative charts that summarize these findings.

CFIB and consulting firm AppEco have partnered to develop early short-term economic forecasts of some key macroeconomic indicators, leveraging the timeliness of CFIB’s Your Business Outlook survey, the same survey used to create CFIB’s Monthly Business Barometer®.

Don't Miss Our Recent News

  • All
  • News Releases
  • Advocacy

8 in 10 Atlantic tourism operators expecting little growth amid soaring summer costs

Half of Canada’s small firms to be negatively affected by next week’s hike in capital gains inclusion rate

Over half of small business owners undecided as province heads into fall election

More incentives for unions to go on strikes with Bill C-58 passing in the Senate

Canada is reviewing its Temporary Foreign Worker program: Agri-businesses want streamlined processes, more flexibility to stay competitive

Small businesses disappointed government made no major amendments to proposed capital gains changes

Small businesses need construction mitigation relief now

If ICBC and B.C. Hydro can issue rebates, why can’t WorkSafeBC?

CFIB Survey: Sask. small businesses facing negative impacts of ongoing teachers’ strike

What does Ontario’s 2024-25 Budget mean for your business?

CFIB calls on Manitoba government to take a ‘do no harm’ approach and avoid tax/cost increases for small businesses in upcoming budget

Small business tax freeze in Budget 2024-25 provides much-needed cost relief for Saskatchewan’s small firms

CFIB focuses on rising cost of doing business in Ontario pre-budget work

Manitoba agri-businesses calling for propane to be added to fuel tax bill

Recent News Releases

One in four small businesses still negatively affected by slow return to office by downtown workers, yet federal supports expire tomorrow

Lorem ipsum dolor sit ametlorem consectetur adipisicing elit. Architecto accusantium est praesentium eius, ut atque fuga lorem...

One in four small businesses still negatively affected by slow return to office by downtown workers, yet federal supports expire tomorrow

Lorem ipsum dolor sit ametlorem consectetur adipisicing elit. Architecto accusantium est praesentium eius, ut atque fuga lorem...

One in four small businesses still negatively affected by slow return to office by downtown workers, yet federal supports expire tomorrow

Lorem ipsum dolor sit ametlorem consectetur adipisicing elit. Architecto accusantium est praesentium eius, ut atque fuga lorem...

One in four small businesses still negatively affected by slow return to office by downtown workers, yet federal supports expire tomorrow

Lorem ipsum dolor sit ametlorem consectetur adipisicing elit. Architecto accusantium est praesentium eius, ut atque fuga lorem...

One in four small businesses still negatively affected by slow return to office by downtown workers, yet federal supports expire tomorrow

Lorem ipsum dolor sit ametlorem consectetur adipisicing elit. Architecto accusantium est praesentium eius, ut atque fuga lorem...