Let us help you make a plan.

Demandez-vous :

  • What do I enjoy doing?
  • What kind of business would I like to own?
  • Is there a market for my product or service?
  • How will I operate my business?
    • En personne?
    • En ligne?
  • What type of business entity should I have?
    • Sole Proprietorship
    • Corporation
    • Partnership
    • Joint Venture
  • Can I operate as a sole proprietor?
  • Should I incorporate?
    • Fédérale ou provinciale ?
    • What kind of shares should my corporation issue?
    • To whom should I issue shares? (How many “owners” will there be?)
    • Who will be the directors and officers?
    • With which bank will I open my business bank accounts?
    • What will my fiscal year-end be?
    • Who will be my corporate accountant and what are his/her instructions, based on my personal circumstances and business goals?
    • Should I have a shareholder agreement?
  • Should I enter into a partnership agreement?
  • Should I enter into a joint venture agreement? (may be applicable if your business goal is to develop a specific project with another party, as opposed to a long-term business)
  • Should I register a business/trade name with which to operate and advertise my business? (required for sole proprietors who plan to use a name other than their own name and for corporations that plan to use a name other than their legal corporation name)

Si vous avez des questions sur la création d'une entreprise, contactez Jade à l'adresse suivante jade@ottawa.law ou au 343-888-8913

If you wish to start the incorporation process, please fill out the secure online form found here: https://ottawalaw.aidaform.com/incorporation