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2000 April Report of the Auditor General of Canada

April 2000 Report—Chapter 6

Exhibit 6.2—Size of SR&ED Claims, 1997

SR&ED Expenses
(in dollars)

Number
of Claims

Percentage

Amount
($ millions)

Percentage

0 to 100,000

5,499

52

233

2

100,000 to 1,000,000

4,317

40

1,325

13

More than 1,000,000

859

8

8,681

85

Total

10,675

100

10,239

100

 

Note: Eight percent of claims account for 85 percent of total SR&ED expenses.

Source: Canada Customs and Revenue Agency