The Chemical sector is a growing sector in Canada with a combination of well-established facilities and world-class scientists. The sector stretches from oil companies through to commodities, polymers, and pharmaceuticals. Whilst initial discoveries may be made in the laboratory, considerable developmental activity can then be expended in converting these into realistic industrial processes and applications.…

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The Scientific Research and Experimental Development (SR&ED) Tax Credit is a lucrative Provincial and Federal program developed to increase growth and prosperity within Canada for CCPC organizations, non-CCPC organizations, individuals and members of a partnership. While the tax relief program provides a lucrative return of SR&ED investment, there are common concerns shared among companies that…

While Scientific Research and Experimental Development (SR&ED) Tax Credit claims can be filed within 18 months (amended filing) for corporations from the end of a taxation year, Braithwaite recommends aiming to complete the claim over the course of 6 months (original filing) in real time to avoid last minute information gathering and submission. This will…

In theory, the Scientific Research & Experimental Development (SR&ED) Tax Credit guidelines provide everything you need to know to make a claim and your staff know your business better than anyone, so why engage a consultant firm? Firstly they specialize on this and for many – like Braithwaite – it is all they do, so…