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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

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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.

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CBSA Assessment and Revenue Management (CARM) is an online portal created to streamline the way taxes and duties are collected by the Canada...

The dos and don’ts of unionization

Has a union begun the certification process with your employees? It’s totally normal for you to have some concerns. Read on to learn about the...

Paid holidays in Canada

Paid public holidays, also known as statutory holidays or general holidays, are days throughout the year where most businesses are legislated to...

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.

CARM is here, register today

CBSA Assessment and Revenue Management (CARM) is an online portal created to streamline the way taxes and duties are collected by the Canada...

The dos and don’ts of unionization

Has a union begun the certification process with your employees? It’s totally normal for you to have some concerns. Read on to learn about the...

Paid holidays in Canada

Paid public holidays, also known as statutory holidays or general holidays, are days throughout the year where most businesses are legislated to...

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

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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®.

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

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

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

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

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

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