Tax and Government

The Canada Revenue Agency

The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) is responsible for the administration of tax laws for the Government of Canada, and for most provinces and territories.

Payroll Calculator

The Payroll Deductions Online Calculator (PDOC) calculates federal and provincial payroll deductions for all provinces (except for Quebec), and territories based on the information you provide.

To calculate payroll deductions for Quebec, download the WINRAS program from Revenu Québec.

Employment and Social Development Canada (Formerly HRSDC)

Service Canada

Ontario Ministries

Ministry of Labour

Employment Standards Act 

This link connects you to the web site of the Ontario Ministry of Labour. The site provides you with the largest and most comprehensive online ES tool developed to date. It provides guidance and compliance information for the hours of work and overtime rules in the Employment Standards Act. (ESA) The tool will help you clearly understand employment standards rules related to hours of work and overtime.  


Workplace Safety and Insurance Board

Non Government

Haliburton Highlands Chamber of Commerce

If you are looking for a business or service, please contact the Chamber of Commerce. We are proud to represent over 350 businesses and we have been doing so for over 75 years. We invite you to look around our website, and for your convenience you can search our online Membership Directory by category or with keywords.

Coboconk Norland & Area Chamber of Commerce

Visit the CNCC website. It is a volunteer association representing the interests of businesses and professionals committed to improving the community we live and work in. 

Association of Professional Accounting & Tax Consultanats

Canada's foremost association of accountant, tax, and bookkeeping professionals

RBN Web Services

Helping small and medium sized businesses in the digital economy with web services and training, website design, social media support.


The Bank of Canada

The Bank of Canada site includes a variety of useful features, including information on interest and exchange rates, financial indicators, securities auctions and more. The convenient "Currency Converter" allows you to determine Canadian dollar equivalents for a broad range of foreign currencies.

The Roche Financial Group

Full financial planning, investments, group insurance, mortgages, estate & succession planning.


The Globe and Mail

National, international and business news.


National, international and business news.

Kawartha Lakes this Week

Local News