Canada Revenue Agency

Canada Revenue Agency

January 19, 2012 14:37 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Shea Promotes New Tax Credits for Canadians

PRINCE GEORGE, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Jan. 19, 2012) - On Friday, January 20, 2012 the Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of National Revenue, joined by MPs Bob Zimmer (Prince George - Peace River) and Dick Harris (Cariboo - Prince George), will meet with local officials and volunteer firefighters at the Pineview Volunteer Fire Department to promote the new tax credit for volunteer firefighters. This new tax credit, passed in the 2011 Federal Budget, is available to volunteer firefighters who dedicate over 200 hours of service per year to their communities.

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

Date: Friday, January 20, 2012
Place: Pineview Volunteer Fire Department
8535 Pooley Road
Prince George, BC
Time: 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 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