Tax Information:

Below are links to the main tax credits offered by both British Columbia and Canadian Governments:

Business Assistance:

Most membership organizations offer their members business assistance, legal advice, career development, etc. If you are eligible for membership with any sort of geological or exploration-related society, consider paying the dues and taking advantage of what they have to offer.  Below are some links to organizations that can provide business assistance:


Northern Development Initiative Trust is an independent regional economic development corporation focused on stimulating economic diversification and job creation in central and northern British Columbia.  They offer a Capital Investment & Training Rebate Program as well as a Competitiveness Consulting Rebate Program. For further information on Northern Development Initiative Trust Business Programs please call 250-561-2525.