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Tax holiday for a new business created to commercialize a given intellectual property

Ministère de l'Économie et de l'Innovation

Did you set up a new business to commercialize your intellectual property before April 1, 2014? If so, you could benefit from this tax relief measure for a period of up to 10 years.

To be eligible:

  • The intellectual property must come from a university or public research centre
  • All your revenue must be associated with its commercial use
  • You must hold a certificate issued by the department

Other conditions apply.

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