Monthly Archives: April 2016

Helping student entrepreneurs start their own Summer Company

Every year, the Halton Region Small Business Centre coordinates and delivers the Summer Company Program on behalf of the Province of Ontario. The Summer Company Program provides youth from the ages of 15 – 29 that are enrolled in high … Continue reading

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Top things to consider when hiring your first employee

If you are hiring your first employee congratulations!  This is a big step for your small business.   As a new employer you must become fully aware of all of your legal obligations to Revenue Canada and conform to Employment Standards … Continue reading

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National Volunteer Week – Thanking Our local professionals

National Volunteer Week (April 10 – 16) is a time to recognize, celebrate and thank the millions of volunteers across Canada who generously donate their time and energy.  Volunteers are people from all walks of life with a common desire to … Continue reading

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Getting ready for tax season – three steps to simplify filing your taxes

The deadline for filing 2015 income tax is approaching quickly. Self-employed individuals will spend the coming weeks sorting through their paperwork to make sense of their profit and loss. Many will have kept great records using electronic tools or diligently … Continue reading

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