Crédit d’impôt pour la réalisation d’une activité de design à l’externe (Tax Credit for Carrying Out a Design Activity Outside)

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An eligible corporation that, for the taxation year, holds an eligibility certificate issued by the Ministry of Economy, Innovation and Energy in relation to a design activity carried out under a contract entered into with an eligible outside consultant may, under certain conditions, claim a tax credit for the eligible expenses incurred under this contract.

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Deadline: Rolling deadline

The applicant must:

  • be a company, in its tax year, have an establishment in Quebec and operate a business there with gross revenue of at least $150,000 per year;
  • hold an eligibility certificate for external design activity issued by the Minister of Economy, Innovation and Energy (formerly the Minister of Economy and Innovation).
    Please note that the following companies are not eligible for the tax credit for external design activity:
  • a tax-exempt company;
  • a Crown corporation or a subsidiary wholly controlled by such a corporation.
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