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Published: Fri, 20 Jan 2017 11:14:54 +0000

 



Use My Service Canada Account For Your Personal...

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How to view and update your personal EI, CPP and OAS files online using a My Service Canada Account.



Be Aware of Extra Costs if You Shop Online for...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

If you're in Canada and shopping online at U.S. stores, don't let hidden costs catch you by surprise. Here's what to watch for.



What Are Postal Codes in Canada?

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Look up postal codes for Canada using street addresses. Find out what the format means, and where to place them in address labels.



What Are the Canadian Prime Minister's...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

The responsibilities of the Prime Minister of Canada, the most powerful role in Canadian politics and how it relates to other aspects of government.



What Do Canadian Provincial Premiers Do?

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Provincial premiers in Canada are the heads of government in the provinces, and they have the responsibilities to go with that leadership role.



Here's the Address to Write to Santa to Be Sure...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Canada Post volunteers help Santa answer his mail with the Write to Santa program. Includes tips for teachers.



The Thriving Capital Cities of Canada

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Canada has 10 provinces and three territories, and each has its own capital. Read about the provincial capital cities and the capital, Ottawa.



Decisions to Make Before You Apply for Your CPP...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Things you need to know to apply for the Canada Pension Plan retirement pension.



My Account: Your Personal Canadian Income Tax...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

My Account, a Canada Revenue Agency service, provides you with secure online access to your personal income tax information.



Abbreviations for Canada's 13 Provinces and...

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Use these official postal abbreviations of provinces and territories in Canada on mail to and in Canada.



How You Can Apply for Canadian Employment...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

How to apply online for Canadian employment insurance. Guide to online application and also where to apply in person.



The Canada Pension Plan is More Flexible Now,...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Changes in the Canada Pension Plan (CPP) make it important to assess your own circumstances and make an informed decision about when to apply for it.



Save on Duties and Taxes When You Mail Gifts to...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

How to stay clear of duties and taxes when mailing gifts to Canada. Useful information such as links to exchange rates.






What's the Legal Drinking Age in Canada?

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The legal age at which you can buy and drink alcohol in each of the provinces and territories of Canada.



Will the Changes to Canadian Old Age Security...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

The Canadian government raises the eligible age for Old Age Security benefits to age 67, but gives plenty of notice.



What is the Legal Age to Buy Cigarettes in...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

The legal minimum age to buy tobacco products as determined by individual provinces and territories in Canada.



What Does Age of Majority Mean in Canada?

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

The age of majority in Canada is the age at which a person is considered by law to be an adult. It is 18 or 19 depending on the province or territory.



What Ontario's Switch to a Harmonized Sales Tax...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Ontario combines its provincial sales tax and the federal goods and services tax to create a single harmonized sales tax (HST).



Changing Your Postal Address Online

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

When you move, you can change your Canadian mailing address online using a Web tool from Canada Post.



Learn About Canadian Prime Ministers and Their...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Learn about the role of the Prime Minister of Canada, the current Prime Minister of Canada and Canadian prime ministers in history.



Reforming Canada's Pension System

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Prime Minister Harper has opened the floodgates for Canadian opinions on reforming the Canadian pension system.



What Do Canadian Members of Parliament Do?

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

The role and responsibilities of Canadian members of parliament.



What Is a Canadian T4A Tax Slip?

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Explanation of T4A tax slips for pension, retirement, annuity and other income.



How to File Your Canadian Income Tax Return

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

What you need to know to file your Canadian income taxes - information you need to have, ways to file and pay your taxes, and where to get help.






Where to file Claimants Reports to Receive...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Rules and filing claimants reports to receive Employment Insurance benefits when you're unemployed in Canada.



Do You Know the Sales Tax Rate in Your Province?

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Check the current rates for sales taxes (GST, PST and HST) in each of the provinces and territories in Canada.






How Capital Punishment Was Abolished in Canada

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Timeline of the history of the death penalty in Canada and the gradual abolition of capital punishment.



How Much Do Canadian MPs Get Paid in 2015-16?

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

On April 1, 2015 salaries of Canadian members of parliament went up 2.3 percent. The increase also applies to payment for extra duties.



How Much Alcohol Can Visitors Bring Into Canada?

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Customs regulations and duty-free allowances for visitors bringing alcohol into Canada. Specific guidelines for the amount of alcohol allowed.



The Birth of Canadian Confederation

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The three conferences at which colonies in British North America hammered out the terms for creating the Dominion of Canada in 1867.



Your Introduction to T4 Slips and Other...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Common T4 and other income tax slips issued for Canadian taxpayers to use when filing their Canadian income tax returns.



Queen Elizabeth Has Made 22 Official Visits to...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Queen Elizabeth has made 22 official Royal visits to Canada since she came to the throne. Here is a brief outline of those Royal visits.



Do You Know the Minimum Wage in Your Province?

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

The hourly minimum wage in Canada in each of the provinces and territories. Itemized list of minimum wage rates by province in Canada.



Abolition of Capital Punishment in Canada

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Canadian murder rate stays low without capital punishment in Canada.



When Did Canada's Provinces and Territories...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Canadian Confederation took place in 1867, and originally included four provinces. There are now 10 provinces and three territories in Canada.



How to Check on Your Canadian Tax Refund

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

When and how to check on the status of your Canadian income tax refund and what might be holding it up.



Halifax, Nova Scotia is Under the Constant...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Key facts about Halifax, Nova Scotia, including population, Halifax regional government, Halifax attractions and the weather.



Winnipeg, Manitoba, Sits at the Heart of Canada

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Key facts about Winnipeg, Manitoba, including population, Winnipeg city government, attractions and the weather.



Treat Your Canadian Social Insurance Number...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

When to use your Canadian Social Insurance Number and protecting your privacy in Canada.



The Canadian Embassy and 13 Consulates in the...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Contact information for the Canadian embassy in Washington, DC, and Canadian consulates in the United States.



7 Things You Have to Do to Apply for a Canada...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Simple step-by-step instructions on applying for your old age security pension in Canada



How Much do Canadian Senators Make?

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Canadian senators make a basic salary and get paid extra for additional responsibilities, such as chairing Senate committees.



Edmonton, Capital of Alberta and Gateway to the...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Key facts about the city of Edmonton, Alberta, including population, municipal government, Edmonton attractions and the weather.



Fast Facts About Ottawa, Canada's Capital

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Key facts about Ottawa, the capital city of Canada, including population, government, attractions and the weather.



How Canada Got Its Name

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Understanding T4 Slips for Filing Your Canadian...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Explanation of T4 tax slips for employment income for taxpayers to use for their Canadian income tax returns.



A Simple Explanation of a Canadian Federal...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Here's a simple explanation of the basics of how a federal election works in Canada.






Explorations of Jacques Cartier, Who Named Canada

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

French navigator Jacques Cartier explored the east coast of Canada and the St. Lawrence River and was responsible for naming Canada.



Eye Opening Facts About Nova Scotia

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

A founding province of Canada, Nova Scotia is nearly surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean, and is known for high tides, lobster, blueberries and apples.



This Provincial Capital Gets Credit for the...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Charlottetown, PEI is a safe, family community with a low cost of living, good weather and a great sense of heritage.



This Prime Minister Pushed for a "Just Society"...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Prime Minister of Canada for 15 years, Pierre Trudeau fought for a united Canada with a strong federal government and a just society.



Customs Exemptions for Returning Canadians

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Customs exemptions for Canadian residents bringing goods into Canada increased June 1, 2012. Helps you calculate your personal exeptions.






5 Ways to Pay Your Canadian Income Taxes

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

There are a variety of different ways for you to choose how to pay the balance owing on your Canadian income taxes.



There Was Violent Reaction to the Winnipeg...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

A massive general strike crippled the city of Winnipeg in the summer of 1919. Government reaction was aggressive and the workers gained little.



What You Need In Order to Apply for a Canadian...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Step-by-step instructions on how to apply for your Canadian passport.



How the Persons Case Brought Recognition to...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

In the Persons Case in the 1920s, five Alberta women fought and won a legal and political battle to have women recognized as persons under the BNA Act.



How Much Tobacco Can Canadian Residents Bring...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Customs regulations and duty-free allowances for returning Canadian residents bringing tobacco into Canada.



Key Facts About Canada's Provinces and...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Fact sheets on the provinces and territories of Canada - geography, government and industry.



Filing Your Canadian Taxes Online. It's Quick...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Most Canadians can now file their income taxes online. It's quick. It's easy. And if the government owes you money, you'll get your refund faster.



Canadian citizen

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Victoria, BC: A Taste of Britain and a Gateway...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Key facts about Victoria, the capital city of British Columbia, including population, Victoria city government, attractions and the weather.



What Does the Governor General of Canada Do?

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Much of the role of the Governor General of Canada is ceremonial, but some of his or her official duties can be key to governing Canada.



The "Little Guy From Shawinigan" Led Three...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Jean Chretien, Prime Minister of Canada - biography, professional and political background.



What was Canada's Chinese Exclusion Act and...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

From 1885 to 1923 Chinese immigration to Canada was discouraged by a head tax, and then by the Canadian Chinese Exclusion Act.






This Man Was Prime Minister of Canada for More...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Mackenzie King was the longest-serving Prime Minister of Canada and introduced many of Canada's social welfare policies. Bland in public, he had a quirky spiritual side.



Find and Claim Forgotten Bank Accounts in Canada

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

The Bank of Canada holds money from dormant accounts in Canada. You can search for unclaimed bank balances and claim funds that are yours, for free.



Canadian Federal Government - How it Works

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Services provided by the Canadian federal government to individuals and to business, inside Canada and out. Page 3.



Bringing Alcohol Home: Customs Regulations for...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Customs regulations and duty-free allowances for returning canadian residents bringing alcohol into Canada.



Who Led the Battle to Have Women Recognized as...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Social activist Emily Murphy was one of five women who fought, and won, a legal and political battle to have women recognized as persons in Canada.



Why and When You Can Expect a T3 Tax Slip

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Explanation of T3 tax slips for mutual funds and trust income for taxpayers to use when completing their Canadian income tax returns.






Yellowknife: Memories of Gold and a Future of...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Key facts about Yellowknife, the capital of the Northwest Territories. Built on gold prospecting, it is now growing with diamonds.



Nunavut - A Canadian Arctic Territory

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

The Canadian territory of Nunavut was created in April 1999, changing the boundaries of Canada for the first time since 1949.



Get Canadian Tax Payments and Benefits Quickly...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

How to arrange direct deposit with the Canada Revenue Agency so Canadian tax payments are deposited directly into your bank account.



Canada Finally Got a Flag of Her Own in 1965

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

It wasn't until 1965 that Canada had its own national flag. Learn about the controversy surrounding its design and the symbolism of the maple leaf flag.



What Are the Rules About Bringing Alcohol Into...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

What are the Canadian customs regulations for the amount of alcohol you can bring into the country without paying any duty or taxes? It can vary.



What Is a T4A Canadian Income Tax Slip?

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Description of a T4A income tax information slip in Canada.



St. John's, the Capital of Newfoundland and...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Key facts about St. John's, Newfoundland, including population, city government, St. John's attractions and the weather.



Whitehorse is the Spectacular and Active...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Whitehorse is a beautiful capital city surrounded by magnificent scenery. It has a small-town feel with all the modern amenities.



10 Firsts for Canadian Women in Government

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Ten historical firsts - from the first Canadian woman member of parliament to the first woman Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada.



governor in council

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Definition of the term governor in council in Canada.






What is a Riding in Canadian Elections?

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

What is a riding in Canada? It is an electoral district for federal, provinicial, or territorial elections. See how these are drawn up and change.



Do You Need a T5 Tax Slip to File Your Taxes?

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Explanation of T5 tax slips for investment income issued to taxpayers to use when completing their Canadian income tax returns.



The First Woman Aircraft Designer in the World...

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How You Can Apply for a Canadian Permanent...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

How to apply for a Canadian Permanent Resident Card or renew your Canadian Permanent Resident Card.



The 1970 October Crisis, When Terrorism Shook...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Events during the October Crisis in Canada in 1970, when the FLQ kidnapped two public officials and the War Measures Act was invoked.



Provincial Bird Emblems of Canada

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Each of the provinces and territories in Canada has an official bird emblem.



Biographies of the 22 Prime Ministers of Canada...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Read up on the background, politics and accomplishments of the men and woman who have held the position of Prime Minister of Canada since 1867.



How to Keep Your Address Up to Date With the CRA

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

Be sure to inform the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) when you move, so benefit payments and refunds are not disrupted.



Paying Installments on Your Canadian Income Taxes

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

If not enough income tax was withheld from your income over a year, you may be required to pay income tax in installments. Here's how it works.



Mandatory Minimum Sentences for Gun Crimes Bill

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

This bill to toughen sentences on gun crimes in Canada became part of the Tackling Violent Crime Act passed in 2008.



One of the Worst Weather Events in Canadian...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

The ice storm of 1998 directly affected more people than any other previous weather event in Canadian history.



In WWII Canada Provided Air Training for the...

2017-01-20T11:14:54Z

In World War II, Canada's management of the BCATP provided the Allies with more than 130,000 trained air crew.