Before you can open a Payroll Account with the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) you will need a business number. A business number (BN) allows the CRA to identify a company for tax matters related to its business in Canada.

To open a payroll account, take the following steps: Register for a Business Number if you don't already have one. To register for a payroll account online, go to the Business Registration Online website. To register by mail or by fax, download the RC1B form from the CRA website.

Apr 11, 2014 Before setting up payroll in Ontario, you need to register with the necessary government agencies. You will need to: Obtain or update your business number (BN) from Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) in order to remit statutory deductions such as income tax, employment insurance and Canada Pension Plan (CPP).

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