Manitoba cultural industries printing tax credit

This refundable tax credit for Manitoba printers is based on the eligible printing costs incurred and paid before 2025 in producing eligible books.

The annual maximum tax credit is $1.1 million per corporation. If two or more eligible printers are related to or associated with each other, the $1.1 million maximum is shared.

The credit is calculated as:

                tax credit = 35% ×× (R1/R2)


You can claim this credit if you are engaged in the business of printing books in Manitoba and have a permanent establishment in Manitoba.

All of the following conditions apply:

An eligible book is a non-periodical Canadian-authored publication. It is classified as fiction, non-fiction, poetry, drama, biography or children's. An eligible book must be printed before 2025.

Claiming the credit

On line 611 of Schedule 5, Tax Calculation Supplementary – Corporations, enter the amount of the credit you are claiming.

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