Tax credit for R&D

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About the program

Get a tax credit of 15% or a refundable tax credit of 35% on the first $3 million of project expenses if you are a small Canadian-controlled private corporation.


Eligible work categories

  • basic research
  • applied research
  • experimental development

Support work that corresponds or directly supports an eligible work category

  • engineering
  • design
  • operations research
  • mathematical analysis
  • computer programming
  • data collection
  • testing
  • psychological research

Excluded work

  • market research or sales promotion
  • quality control or routine testing of materials, devices, products or processes
  • research in the social sciences or the humanities
  • prospecting, exploring or drilling for, or producing, minerals, petroleum or natural gas
  • the commercial production of a new or improved material, device or product or the commercial use of a new or improved process
  • style changes
  • routine data collection

How to apply

Give your application the best chance at approval. AKR Consulting has an 99% approval rating across all<u> Canadian funding programs.</u>

For any inquiry, please call: AKR Consulting Canada at 905-678-6368


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