Corporate News

December 21, 2012

Happy Holidays from All of Us at BeneFACT Consulting Group!

We would like to take a moment to wish all our BeneFACT friends and family “Happy Holidays” and all the best in the New Year! Please note our offices will be CLOSED on the following days: December 25 December 26 January 1

December 7, 2012

Big Changes to SR&ED for Pharmaceutical Companies in Quebec

November has brought good news to the SR&ED front for biopharmaceutical companies in Quebec! Finance Minister Nicolas Marceau and the newly elected Parti Quebecois have tabled their first budget for 2013-2014, and included are changes to existing SR&ED Tax Program policies. The province of Quebec has increased the refundable SR&ED eligible salary of biopharmaceutical employees Read more…

December 7, 2012

BeneFACT Consulting Group Movember Team Raises Almost $2,000.00

Movember has officially come to a close, and all our BeneFACT Consulting Group Bros are clean shaven once again – well, almost all of them. We’d like to congratulate everyone involved in this year’s Movember efforts, and we’re thrilled to announce that the BeneFACT bros surpassed last year’s amount bringing in over $1800! Big kudos to everyone involved Read more…

December 3, 2012

SR&ED in the News: Globe and Mail Article Covers a Claimant’s First Time Filing

Doing research on the SR&ED Tax Program is quite easy these days. With all the legislative changes that are coming down the line there is an abundance of articles and information in the media. The Globe and Mail has been no exception. Just last week they published a great article by Chris Griffiths, “One Tax Read more…

November 30, 2012

UPDATE: Alberta SR&ED Changes

From the Archive: On July 16, 2012 the Alberta Treasury Board and Finance, Tax and Revenue Administration released a special notice regarding changes to the Alberta Scientific Research and Experimental Development (SR&ED) program. The special notice provides awareness of the expected amendments so that SR&ED claimants can familiarize themselves with the upcoming changes. The notice Read more…

November 29, 2012

No Smooth Sailing for Bill C-45

Opposition to Bill C-45 good news for SR&ED Tax Program. It’s no surprise that opposition has occurred in regard to the second Budget Implementation Act – otherwise known as Bill C-45. What is surprising is that the Liberals have submitted a staggering 3,000 amendments to the bill. This will likely cause the house to have to Read more…

November 27, 2012

Precedent Set in Recent SR&ED Case

An HVAC company recently won a victory in tax court by appealing the CRA’s SR&ED review findings.  Read the full findings through Tax Court of Canada. In our opinion, the honourable Judge Robert J. Hogan has taken a strong, positive step toward a further understanding and acceptance of claimants’ applications through the SR&ED review process. His Read more…

November 1, 2012

Meet the BeneFACT Consulting Group Movember Team!

It’s that time of year again! Time for our resident BeneFACT Consulting Group ‘bros’ to grow that ‘stache for Movember! Each November, men the world over grow their moustaches in support of the Movember movement, raising funds and awareness for men’s health, specifically prostate cancer and male mental health. Last year, the BeneFACT Movember team raised Read more…