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PROVINCIAL
 
Business Registration:     
Ministry of Government and Consumer Services
Central Production and Verifications Branch
375-393 University Avenue, 2nd Floor
416-314-8880
http://www.ontario.ca/business
 
FEDERAL
 
Harmonized Sales Tax (HST):
Canada Revenue Agency
1-800-959-5525
http://www.cra-arc.gc.ca/
 
Registration for HST is optional if you are earning less than $30,000 of sales revenues for the year.  You may not charge HST to clients unless you are registered with Canada Revenue Agency.
 
MUNICIPAL
 
Municipal Operating License:
Not required for freelancing services
 
Zoning Requirements and Sign Permits for your location:                               
(All inquiries are made in person - contact closest district)
North:  5100 Yonge St., 1st Fl.
West:   2 Civic Centre Court, 1st Fl.
South:  100 Queen St. W., 1st Fl.
East:    150 Borough Dr., 3rd Fl.
https://www.toronto.ca/city-government/planning-development/zoning-by-law-preliminary-zoning-reviews/zoning-by-law-569-2013-2/
 
USEFUL LINKS:
Enterprise Toronto Freelancing Resource Page - https://enterprisetoronto.desk.com/customer/en/portal/articles/2798517-freelancing-how-to-make-money-on-line

TRAINING
Lynda.com - https://www.lynda.com/Business-Skills-tutorials/Freelancing-Fundamentals/110279-2.html

Udemy.com - https://www.udemy.com/‚Äč

Samaschool - http://gigtraining.sfgov.org/courses/freelancing

 
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