Ontario Bill 269, which enacts measures announced in the province's 2021 budget, received Royal Assent on April 27, 2021. Among other changes, Bill 269 temporarily increases the Regional Opportunities Investment Tax Credit to 20% (from 10%) for qualifying investments that become available for use in the period from March 24, 2021 to December 31, 2022.

This measure is considered enacted for U.S. GAAP purposes on April 27, 2021, the date Bill 269 received Royal Assent. This measure was considered substantively enacted under IFRS and Accounting Standards for Private Enterprise on March 24, 2021, the date the bill received first reading (as Ontario has a majority government).

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