Canada Revenue Agency

Canada Revenue Agency

September 12, 2011 14:30 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Shea Promotes New Tax Credit for Canadians

EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Sept. 12, 2011) - On Tuesday, September 13, 2011 the Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of National Revenue, joined by MP Laurie Hawn (Edmonton Centre), will deliver a speech at the Edmonton Children's Dance Theatre on the Children's Arts Tax Credit. This new tax credit, passed 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: Tuesday, September 13, 2011
Place: Edmonton Children's Dance Theatre
201 – 15505 Stony Plain Rd.
Edmonton, AB, T5P 3Z1
Time: 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Contact Information

  • Joanne de Waal
    Communications Manager
    Prairie Region
    Canada Revenue Agency
    403-691-6850
    403-816-6656

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