Canada Revenue Agency

Canada Revenue Agency

January 18, 2012 11:13 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Shea Promotes New Tax Credit for Canadians

KAMLOOPS, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Jan. 18, 2012) - On Thursday, January 19, 2012 the Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of National Revenue, joined by MP Cathy McLeod (Kamloops-Thompson Cariboo), will deliver a speech at the Academy of Dance 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: Thursday, January 19, 2012
Place: Academy of Dance
910 Camosun Crescent
Kamloops, BC
Time: 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 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