Tax Credit for Recent Graduates Working in Remote Resource Regions

You can claim a non-refundable tax credit if you meet the following requirements:

  • You were resident in a remote resource region of Québec on December 31 of the year covered by the claim.
  • You ordinarily worked in a remote resource region for a business that your employer carried on in the region.
  • Your duties were related to the field of specialization in which you successfully completed training leading to a recognized diploma.

You must also be in one of the following situations:

  • You began to hold eligible employment in the 24 months following the date on which you either successfully completed training leading to a recognized diploma or obtained a master's or doctoral degree.
  • You were entitled to this tax credit for a previous year and you were resident in a remote resource region of Québec throughout the period:
    • beginning at the end of that previous year
    • ending on December 31 of the year covered by the claim

For more information, see the instructions for line 392 in the guide to the income tax return (TP-1.G-V) or form TP-776.1.ND-V, Tax Credit for Recent Graduates Working in Remote Resource Regions.

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