Research and Development Tax Credit 

Department of Finance, Government of Nova Scotia

Applies only to: Nova Scotia

If your business incurs costs from qualified scientific research and experimental development carried out in Nova Scotia, you could receive a 15% tax credit when you file your taxes.

The refund can apply to expenses like wages, materials, machinery, equipment, overhead, and scientific research and experimental development contracts.

Your work must fall under:

  • Experimental development
  • Basic or applied research, or
  • Work in support of research and development

Other conditions apply.