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Here is your ultimate guide to deciding if you need to incorporate your business!

What are the different ways to start my business?

What are the advantages of incorporating my business?

If I want to incorporate my business, when should I start?

What is the difference between incorporating provincially or federally?

What is a Professional Corporation? If I incorporate, do I need to incorporate a Professional Corporation?

What is the difference between having a specific corporate name vs. having a numbered name for my business?

I want a specific corporate name, how do I know its available?

What are the requirements to incorporate a business?

What is a director of a corporation? What are a director's responsibilities?

What are officers of a corporation? Which positions are required to be appointed?

What is a shareholder? And who can be a shareholder?

What are shares and what are the different type of classes of shares in a corporation?

Do I need a 'Shareholders Agreement'?

What if my business expands into other provinces, outside of Ontario?

Is there anything else I need to consider before or after incorporating?

What do I need to do to maintain my company? Are there any legal requirements after incorporating?

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