Ontario Creates supports the music industry with a variety of programs and services, including the Ontario Music Office which administers the Ontario Music Fund.
||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.
||Ontario Creates helps Ontario’s music industry through a variety of initiatives, including Digital Dialogue.|
|Research and Industry Information
||Ontario Creates provides research on Ontario’s creative industries, including industry profiles. Our Online Research Library is accessible 24/7 and contains hundreds of Ontario Creates-funded and other industry studies.|