This Week in Business

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Free Lunch-and-Learn on Social Media:

The Chamber has partnered with Community Futures and Incubator Brooks to bring you Business Lunch Brooks. Every month experts will help you grow your business by providing you with hyper-relevant information on a topic of interest. This Tuesday we will be discussing social media and small business. Reserve your free spot now. Lunch provided. https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/business-lunch-brooks-2-social-…


 

Revenue Canada Introduces a New App for Business: 
The CRA BizApp is a mobile web application provided by the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) for small businesses. The application provides quick, easy, and secure access to frequently used information.
With CRA BizApp, you can access the following accounts:
• corporation income tax
• payroll
• excise duty
goods and services tax / harmonized sales tax (GST/HST), but not accounts administered by Revenu Québec
You can find the full details https://www.canada.ca/…/questions-answers-cra-business-tax-…


 

Response to the Federal Budget: 
The Federal Government tabled their 2018 budget last week. Read the responses here:
• Federal Budget is Big in Spending and Short on Growth, Says Canadian Chamber: http://brookschamber.ab.ca/blog.asp?bnID=2627 
• Federal Budget has a Worrying Definition of “Smart” Says Alberta Chamber: http://brookschamber.ab.ca/blog.asp?bnID=2628 
• The Federal Government is Continuing its Massive, Unbelievably Irresponsible Spending Spree says Local MP Martin Shields: http://www.martinshieldsbowriver.ca/…/mp-shields--response-…



 

Rural Crime Prevention: 
Are you interested in discussing rural crime and what you can do to be a part of the solution? Plan to attend one of the Rural Crime Prevention sessions being held this month! See the attached poster.

Posted on:
Monday, March 05, 2018