Apprenticeship Job Creation Tax Credit
If you hire an apprentice, you could get a tax credit equal to 10% of that person's salary. The maximum credit is $2,000 per year per eligible apprentice.
You need to hire an apprentice who is:
- In the first 2 years of an apprenticeship program registered with the government
- In a trade like those listed under the Red Seal Trades
- Working towards getting a certificate or licence in that trade
You can carry any unused credit back 3 years or carry it forward 20 years.