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OMF Team

OMDC supports the music industry with a variety of programs and services, including the Ontario Music Office which administers the Ontario Music Fund.

Tax Credits
The Ontario Sound Recording Tax Credit (OSRTC) is a 20% refundable tax credit on eligible expenditures to produce and market sound recordings by emerging Canadian artists, available to Ontario-based Canadian corporations.* Please note that the OSRTC will be discontinued . A company may still claim the OSRTC for eligible sound recordings that commenced before April 23, 2015, but can only calculate the tax credit on eligible expenditures incurred before May 1, 2016.
Ontario Music Office
The Ontario Music Office provides funding for the Ontario music industry through four streams of the Ontario Music Fund.
Business Initiatives
OMDC helps Ontario’s music industry through a variety of initiatives, including Digital Dialogue.
Research and Industry Information
OMDC provides research on Ontario’s creative industries, including industry profiles. Our Online Research Library is accessible 24/7 and contains hundreds of OMDC-funded and other industry studies.


Ontario Budget 2015


Funding Deadlines

October 2, 2018
Film Fund

October 4, 2018
OMF – Music Futures

October 4, 2018
OMF - Live Music

October 22, 2018
OMDC Business Intelligence Program

October 25, 2018
OMF - Music Industry Development


See how Ontario’s creative industries are thriving in OMDC’s 2016-17 Year In Review

Online Research Library

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