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The tax credit for the development of e-business (CDAE) was established by the Government of Quebec. The objective is to provide tax assistance to specialized companies engaged in innovative activities with high added value in the information technology (IT), and mainly in the fields of computer systems design and software publishing.

The information technology (IT) is a strong pillar of the Quebec economy! This credit promotes the development of IT sector companies in a context of strong international competition. Find out how he could help.

What can your business get?

This financial assistance is composed of a 24% refundable tax credit and a 6% non-refundable tax credit on eligible salaries, up to a maximum annual salary of $83,333 per eligible employee. The tax credit for the development of e-business (CDAE), administered by Investissement Québec, was supposed to end on 31 December 2015, but the government has enhanced and extended its application for a period of 10 years, 2025. The refundable tax credit of 30% of the wages of eligible employees is maintained, but the ceiling of $20,000 per job will increase to $22 500 from 2016.

To qualify, your organization must:

Count 6 or more eligible employees.

Primarily providing related services:

Perform activities: