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10 Tips for Grant Writing Success

Jul 16 2014
By: boastcapital
Categories: Business Resources, Innovation Funding
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grantwritingsuccessimageWriting applications for non-dilutive funding? Learn 10 tips for grant writing success. 
 

Douglas Hagedorn has leveraged a number of innovation grants from Alberta Innovates Tech FuturesTECTERRA and more to fund his technology company Tactalis. Tactalis creates tablet computers with tactile feedback that help people who are blind and visually impaired explore, create and share interactive digital media.

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Your SR&ED Claim Checklist

Jun 11 2014
By: boastcapital
Categories: SRED Resources
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sredclaimchecklistNot sure if your company can claim that big project your team is working on? Take a moment to review our SR&ED claim checklist to determine whether you’re eligible, and then answer the remaining questions  so you can have your items ready for your next claim.

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Working on Your R&D? Review the 2014 SR&ED Program Changes

May 22 2014
By: boastcapital
Categories: SRED Resources
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SRED program changes

With the June claim deadline quickly approaching for claiming 2012 SR&ED expenditures* we thought we’d give you a reminder of the SR&ED program changes affecting your work today. Here’s a brief overview of the program changes that were implemented Jan 1, 2014 you’ll need to keep in mind as you work through your R&D projects for the remainder of the year:

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5 Ways to Improve Contemporaneous Documentation for SR&ED

May 08 2014
By: boastcapital
Categories: SRED Resources
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5 Ways to Improve Contemporaneous Documentation

If your fiscal year end is December, June is the deadline to claim any SR&ED eligible expenditures incurred in 2012, which less than 2 months away. A crucial part of a successful claim is maintaining contemporaneous documentation of your activities and ensuring you have it ready to go. This is something many companies ignore altogether and it ends up hurting them.

Contemporaneous what? It’s okay, we’re here to explain.

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