Canada Revenue Agency

Canada Revenue Agency

November 14, 2008 11:52 ET

Media Advisory: Minister of National Revenue Announces Improvements to Small Business Access to SR&ED Tax Credits

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 14, 2008) - On November 17, 2008, the Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn, Minister of National Revenue, will announce the introduction of new Canada Revenue Agency products to assist businesses in applying for the Scientific Research & Experimental Development (SR&ED) tax credit. Mr. Blackburn will also provide a demonstration of a new web-based eligibility and self-assessment tool for businesses.

This announcement will directly support the government's commitment to assist businesses that are of key importance to the long-term growth of the Canadian economy by providing quality jobs and helping Canada compete for international investment dollars.



Date: Monday, November 17, 2008

Time: 11:00 a.m.

Location: Canadian Federation of Independent Business - Ottawa Office
99 Metcalfe Street, Suite 1202
Ottawa, ON

Contact Information

  • Canada Revenue Agency
    Noel Carisse
    Media Relations
    613-952-9184