Category Archives: Filing for SR&ED

Changes to SR&ED T661 Form

The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) has released the T661(13), which accommodates the legislative changes that will come into effect on January 1, 2014.  The old T661(12) version of the form can be used until until December 31, 2013. Starting January … Continue reading

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SR&ED T661 Form Revised for Part 9 Claim Preparer Disclosure

The T661 form, Scientific Research and Experimental Development (SR&ED) Expenditures Claim, has been revised to include additional prescribed information for SR&ED claim preparers.  If a claim preparer was engaged with the preparation of the SR&ED claim, the information below will … Continue reading

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Feasibility Study for a SR&ED Pre-Approval Process

The 2012 Federal Budget announced administrative measures to improve the predictability of the SR&ED program, one of which was to investigate the feasibility of a SRED pre-approval service. The proposed pre-approval service would be an option to claimants to help … Continue reading

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Changes to SR&ED T661 Form

The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) has announced that a revised Form T661, Scientific Research and Experimental Development (SR&ED) claim, will be released on October 2013.  The new T661 form will accommodate the legislative changes coming into effect on January 1, … Continue reading

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Instilling a SR&ED Mindset in Your Company

According to Pierre J. Pinet of NorthBridge Consultants, in order to obtain the maximum benefit from the SRED program, companies need to maintain constant awareness of ongoing development activities.  He suggests that companies take the following proactive steps: Review the … Continue reading

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