Capital Cost Allowance (CCA) for computer purchases
The cost of computers purchased after January 27, 2009 and before February 1, 2010 can be deducted in full in the year acquired.
New Small Business Deduction (SBD) Limits
As of January 1, 2009, the amount of active business income eligible for the small business deduction, and hence a reduced rate of corporate tax, has been increased from $400,000 to $500,000.
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