A federal business number is assigned automatically if you are incorporating in Ontario or British Columbia. It is mailed 2 weeks after incorporation. If you require it sooner, you may contact the CRA directly.

Once you receive your business number, you may contact the CRA directly to enroll in the HST/GST program.

In Alberta, after incorporation, contact the CRA directly to obtain your business number to enroll in the HST/GST program.

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