Self-Employed Persons

This section contains everything you need to know to meet your fiscal obligations as a self-employed person. It also contains useful information about our services, your rights and recourses and our assistance program.

Your status

You must first determine if you are a self-employed person or an employee for tax purposes.

Your obligations

At every step in your business's life cycle, you have obligations concerning taxes, source deductions and contributions. You must also file an income tax return. Finally, depending on your activities, you may be subject to the obligations concerning the Attestation de Revenu Québec.

Our services

Various services that meet strict standards are available to help you meet your fiscal obligations. Our online services, for example, will make things easier for you.

Your rights and recourses

It is our duty to respect your rights when we process your file. You have various recourses if you disagree with a decision we have made.

Our assistance program

Various services are available to assistance-program participants.

Démarrer une entreprise (available in French only)

The Démarrer une entreprise online service developed by Entreprises Québec (formerly Services Québec – Entreprises) guides you in the process of registering a new business with several Québec government departments and agencies, and lets you track the status of your applications for registration. Learn more…

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