Tax credit calculator
Find out how much you could save by investing in Greater Montréal. The following questionnaire is based on pre-defined scenarios. For each question, please select the answer that best fits your investment project.
Your line of business: video games
Foreign controlled enterprise
|Total expenditures before tax credits||$2,043,500|
|Amount for the 37.5% Québec multimedia titles ($512,153) and the 15% Canada SR&ED ($193,171) tax credits||$705,323|
|Tax credits as % of investment||34.52 %|
|Total expenditures after tax credits||$1,338,177|
You may be eligible for other available programs and tax credits. Contact us to find out more.
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|Position||Number of employees||Average salary|
|Senior Game Designer||1||$95,000|
Tax credit details
Production of Multimedia Titles Tax Credit provided by the government of Québec
The refundable tax credit could cover up to 37.5% of your qualifying labour expenditures, if the multimedia title is available in French. If it is not available in French, the tax credit rate is up to 30%.
Non-refundable Scientific Research and Experimental Development (SR&ED) tax credit provided by the government of Canada
A 15% tax credit on eligible SR&ED activities and expenditures. It may be combined with the Québec R&D tax credit, the tax credit for the production of multimedia titles and the Québec tax credit for E-Business development.
Source: salary data from fDi Benchmark, 2020.