Canada Revenue Agency

Canada Revenue Agency

August 17, 2011 14:36 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Shea Promotes New Tax Credit for Canadians

MISSISSAUGA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 17, 2011) - On Thursday, August 18, 2011 the Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of National Revenue, will deliver a speech at Visual Arts Mississauga on the Children's Arts Tax Credit. This new tax credit, announced in the 2011 Federal Budget, is available to Canadians whose children participate in artistic, cultural, recreational, and developmental programs.

Minister Shea will be available for media opportunities following her speech.

Date: Thursday, August 18, 2011
Place: Visual Arts Mississauga
4170 Riverwood Park Lane
Mississauga ON L5C 2S7
Time: 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Contact Information

  • Sam Papadopoulos
    Senior Public Affairs Advisor
    Ontario Region
    Canada Revenue Agency
    416-952-9184
    416-275-4823

    Nancy Bishay
    Director of Communications
    Office of the Minister of National Revenue
    613-995-2960