CATAAlliance SR&ED LEGISLATIVE ALERT: CRA Treatment of Outsourcing Contracts
February 14, 2007

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February 14, 2007

CATAAlliance SR&ED LEGISLATIVE ALERT:
CRA Treatment of Outsourcing Contracts
(excerpt)

Read: SR&ED February 2007 Update: Action Required

The issue is whether companies using placement-agency workers in their SR&ED projects can include the costs of these employees in their SR&ED claims. The answer is complex and depends on the facts and circumstances.

Representatives of the CRA have outlined a new administrative position on SR&ED as it pertains to contracts with placement agencies or similar organizations. The new position may impact your operations...

++ Action Item:
Please request your "Treatment of Outsourcing Contracts" briefing note from the CATAAlliance, by contacting johnreid@attglobal.net.