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Canada Corporation


In Canada, a new federal corporation is registered with Corporations Canada.

Before registration, the prospective name of a new federal corporation must be verified with a NUANS corporate name search report.


Annually, a federal corporation must file a corporate return with Corporations Canada.

Annually, a federal corporation must prepare financial statements (balance sheet, income statement) then file a corporate tax return with the Canada Revenue Agency.

Note: The federal corporation number is different from the federal business number.


  • NUANS Report
  • Certificate of Incorporation
  • Articles of Incorporation
  • Corporate Info Sheet
  • Registered Office and Board of Directors
  • Extraprovincial Registrations