Canada Revenue Agency

Canada Revenue Agency

January 17, 2012 13:43 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Shea Promotes New Tax Credit for Canadians

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Jan. 17, 2012) - On Wednesday, January 18, 2012 the Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of National Revenue, will deliver a speech at the University of British Columbia 4-H Community Club 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: Wednesday, January 18, 2012
Place: University of British Columbia, Thea Koerner Graduate Student Centre 6371 Crescent Road
Vancouver, BC
Directions: The Thea Koerner Graduate Student Centre is located on the north side of Crescent Road. It is next to the University Centre and across from the Frederic Wood Theatre.
Time: 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Contact Information

  • Bradley Alvarez
    Communications Officer
    Canada Revenue Agency
    604-691-4043

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