Business Funding in Canada: Government Grants & Tax Credits for SMEs

Now Common | Toronto Startups, Innovators & Creators
Now Common | Toronto Startups, Innovators & Creators
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Soho Innovation Lab

260 Queen Street West Third Floor · Toronto, ON

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Soho Innovation Lab is on the third floor of the building, upstairs above the Shoppers Drug Mart on Queen and Beverly. Entrance on Queen.

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Before you go on bootstrapping, know your options! Learn the current landscape of government funding for your business in Canada.

This talk will walk you through the difference between tax credits vs. government grants and educate you on various programs on both federal and provincial levels.

Businesses and entrepreneurs of all stages are welcome. This talk is ideal for Small to Medium-sized enterprises.

About the Speaker:

Hunter Cookson is an R&D Tax Credit and Grant Specialist who has specialized in assisting companies fund innovation including government grants, R&D and innovation tax credits in Canada, UK, Europe and the USA. As R&D Tax Credit and Grant Specialist of RDP Associates, Hunter has worked with small to large companies, in all types of industries. He has lectured on R&D tax credits, government grants and innovation management. Hunter has had a hand in working with R&D Tax Credits and government grants since 2009. In 1987, RDP Associates was established in Canada, and has since grown internationally.

RDP Associates' main goal is to connect innovation to the bottom line. This includes all types of innovation to grow a company’s business through hiring, training, R&D/product development and accessing foreign