With Faber LLP, you can focus on innovation and growth while we take care of the intricacies of SR&ED. We help companies navigate SR&ED tax credits, capital deductions and credits, and other incentives quickly, efficiently, and predictably.

What is SR&ED?

SR&ED is not just an acronym; it’s a lifeline for innovation. The SR&ED program, which is designed to support businesses in Edmonton pushing the boundaries of knowledge and technology, stands for Scientific Research and Experimental Development. By offering tax incentives and refunds, the Canadian government encourages companies to invest in research and development. Whether you’re actively engaged in cutting-edge scientific research, developing groundbreaking technologies, or even improving existing processes, SR&ED can actively provide the financial boost you need.

SR&ED Services

Faber LLP takes pride in providing an extensive array of services designed to streamline the SR&ED process for our valued clients. We understand that the SR&ED process can be complex, and that’s why we’re here to assist you every step of the way. We precisely create our services to make your innovation journey as smooth as possible.

Identifying Eligible Activities

Our journey with you begins by helping you identify the activities that qualify for SR&ED credits. We work closely with your team to ensure that we do not overlook any eligible activity. This approach helps maximize your potential returns.

Project Documentation

We understand the importance of robust project documentation. Our team will guide you in maintaining detailed records, a critical aspect of any successful SR&ED claim. Clear and thorough documentation is key to substantiating your claim and ensuring compliance with SR&ED guidelines.

SR&ED Consulting

We tailor our consulting services to meet your unique needs. Whether you're just starting your innovation journey or participating in the SR&ED program, our experts provide guidance and insights to help you navigate the program effectively.

Compliance Assurance

Staying in compliance with SR&ED guidelines is paramount. Our experts are well-versed in the latest regulations and ensure that your claims adhere to all necessary standards. This compliance assurance safeguards your claim and minimizes the risk of audits.

Claim Preparation

The process of preparing your SR&ED claim can be intricate, but we make it hassle-free. Our professionals will assist you in preparing a thorough and compelling claim, ensuring that you receive the maximum benefits you're entitled to.

Audit Support

In the unlikely event of an audit, we stand by your side. Our audit support services include comprehensive assistance in responding to audit requests and inquiries. Our goal is to make the audit process as smooth and stress-free as possible.

Hire Our Team to Meet Your Needs in SR&ED Program in Edmonton

Faber LLP stands out as a leader in the SR&ED field. We go beyond the typical consultant role and take on the role of innovators in this area. Our team has a deep understanding of various industries, allowing us to provide customized services that meet the unique needs of each client. Our track record speaks volumes. We’ve guided businesses of all sizes through the complexities of SR&ED. When you work with us, you’ll have a dedicated team committed to maximizing your SR&ED benefits and helping you succeed.

Why Choose us for SR&ED Tax Solutions?

At Faber LLP, we have a clear mission. We are dedicated to simplifying the complexities of SR&ED tax credits and other incentives for Canadian companies. We understand that businesses of all sizes strive for efficiency, predictability, and the ability to harness the full potential of available benefits.

What sets us apart is our commitment to this mission. With a team of experts, an in-depth understanding of diverse industries, and a track record of guiding businesses to success, we offer the assurance that you’re in capable hands. We provide personalized, reliable, and comprehensive services that maximize your returns and help you focus on what truly matters – your innovation and growth. Choose Faber LLP and experience a smoother, more lucrative journey through the world of SR&ED.


What are the Benefits of SR&ED?

SR&ED offers tax incentives and financial support to businesses engaging in research and development activities. The benefits include tax credits, deductions, and grants to offset R&D costs, foster innovation, and enhance competitiveness.

Who Qualifies for SRED?

Canadian businesses of all sizes, including corporations, partnerships, and individuals, can qualify for SR&ED as long as they conduct eligible R&D activities. The work must involve scientific or technological advancement and uncertainty and be focused on solving technological challenges.

How Does SRED Work in Edmonton?

SR&ED is administered by the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA). Eligible businesses can claim tax credits and deductions for qualifying R&D expenditures, including salaries, materials, and overhead. The CRA reviews claims to ensure compliance with SR&ED guidelines.

During an audit, tax planning involves collaborating with tax specialists to assess the accuracy of tax calculations, identify areas of potential tax exposure or overpayment, and optimize tax positions within the boundaries of tax laws. Effective tax planning in auditing helps businesses avoid costly penalties, efficiently manage tax liabilities, and maintain transparency in reporting to tax authorities.

How Do I Qualify for R&D Tax Relief?

Qualification for R&D tax relief varies by country, but common criteria include conducting research and development that advances technology or processes. Eligible expenses typically include employee wages, materials, and certain overhead costs associated with R&D activities.

How Do I Apply for SRED?

To apply for SR&ED in Edmonton, businesses must gather documentation supporting their R&D activities and expenses, complete the appropriate forms, and submit a claim to the CRA. It's advisable to seek professional guidance to ensure compliance and maximize benefits.

What are the Categories of SR&ED?

SR&ED is categorized into three main types:

  • Basic Research: Activities aimed at advancing scientific knowledge.
  • Applied Research: Efforts to apply existing scientific knowledge to practical problems.
  • Experimental Development: Systematic work to create new or improved products, processes, or materials.

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