Government Funding Programs
Government Funding Programs For OPCA Members
Since 2003 AKR Consulting Canada, an OPCA Associate Member, has specialized in assisting businesses with Government funding programs. Our knowledgeable teams of Accountants and Funding experts take care of the entire process including gathering all of the required information, completing the applications, submitting the applications to the Government on your behalf and dealing with the Government for any requirements. Over the years we have developed a solidly relationship with the various levels of Government, and we are known for our integrity, accuracy and thoroughness.
Types of Government Funding Available:
• The Government offers Grants, Subsidies, Tax Credits , Refunds and Rebates to Canadian Businesses on an ongoing basis
• Grants and Subsidies are limited pools of funding that must be applied for before your company makes any expenditures
• Tax Credits, Refunds and Rebates are applied for after expenditures occur
• Funding is available at the Federal, Provincial and Municipal Level Here are some of the Funding
Programs Available to OPCA members:
• Apprenticeship Salary Refunds – receive up to $12,000 annually, per Apprentice retroactive 3 years, for unionized and non-unionized workplaces.
• Fuel Rebates – receive up to $0.15/litre annually for fuel used in any off-road equipment including generators and compressors, retroactive up to 4 years.
• Job Training Grants – receive up to $10,000 per employee for job training requirements through a college, trade school, university or third party training facility.
• Hiring Grants – receive up to $6,000 for all new hires.
• R&D Refunds – receive up to $100,000+ annually for any new technically challenging projects that have increased the knowledge level of your company.
HARRISON MUIR INC., Dan T Orrett, President: MR Consulting has proved to be a strong partner to us. They have provided a professional service that ensured significant Funding through 5 different Funding Programs over the past 3 years and they have made the process straight forward and headache free for us. If we had not used AKR Consulting and their expertise, chances are that we would not have recovered these Funds. We highly recommend their services.
MARANDO PAINTING LTD., Fiorenze Di Blase, President: It has been a pleasure to work with AKR, their experience enabled us to source out many cost saving services that we were not aware of. Their professional approach with walking us through what might seem to be complicated and tedious endeavour was seamless and refreshing. I would and have recommended their services to many of my professional colleagues. Keep up the good work.