Videos, events, seminars, webinars and tax preparation clinics offered by the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA). The CRA administers tax laws for the Government of Canada and for most provinces and territories as well as various social and economic benefit and incentive programs delivered through the tax system.
Canada's premier innovation assistance program for Canadian SMEs. NRC-IRAP provides Canadian SMEs with value-added technological and business advice, financial assistance and a range of other innovation assistance.
A federal tax incentive program to encourage Canadian businesses of all sizes and in all sectors to conduct research and development (R&D) in Canada that will lead to new, improved or technologically advanced products, services, or processes.
An economic regulatory body empowered to establish the royalties to be paid for the use of copyright works when the administration of such copyright is entrusted to a collective-administration society. The Copyright Board also supervises agreements between users and licensing bodies and issues licences when the copyright owner cannot be located.
An independent quasi-judicial body that contributes to Canadian health care. The Board's regulatory function ensures that prices charged by patentees for patented medicines sold in Canada are not excessive. Its reporting function covers pharmaceutical trends for all medicines and the R&D spending by pharmaceutical patentees.
Advises the Minister of Industry and senior departmental officials on intellectual property matters (except for patents) to develop specific policy proposals and legislative initiatives in these areas.