There are many great sites on the World Wide Web, but trying to find those great sites can be a frustrating experience. We have compiled a list of Websites that we have found to be helpful sources of information. When you click on a link, a new window will pop up. Close the window when you are ready to return to this page.
The Bank of Canada
The Bank of Canada site includes a variety of useful features, including information on interest and exchange rates, financial indicators, securities auctions and more. The convenient "Currency Converter" allows you to determine Canadian dollar equivalents for a broad range of foreign currencies.
The Canada Revenue Agency
The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) is responsible for the administration of tax laws for the Government of Canada, and for most provinces and territories.
Federal Tax Rates
Prescribed and up to date federal and provincial tax rates.
Federal Tax Instalments
Federal tax instalments must be made by a corporation if in the prior year the corporation had an income. The instalments usually equal the taxes owing from the prior year.
"My Account" and Personal tax Information
Personal tax information can be accessed on the website once an epass, issued by the government is obtained. If an individual does not have an epass one can be applied for this on the website as well. General information such as Home Buyers Plan information can be accessed without an epass.
CRA Online Payroll Calculator
An online calculator to assist in determining the appropriate employee deductions and related employer portions and required remittance amounts.
The federal Department of Finance is responsible for the development of federal fiscal policy, including laws affecting federal taxes, financial institutions and markets, and federal-provincial transfer payments.
Workplace Safety and Insurance Board
Employers are required to pay insurance based on a prescribed rate assigned by WSIB multiplied by the wages paid.
Agricorp website - a foundational website to farm adminstered programs such as crop insurance, risk management, AgriStability, AgriInvest
OSCIA - Ontario Soil and Crop Improvement Association
Home page of OSCIA. Many farm programs and grants are adminstered through OSCIA.
Information with regards to news releases and calendars with farm related events.