Income Tax Regulations (C.R.C., c. 945)

Regulations are current to 2015-02-04 and last amended on 2014-12-16. Previous Versions

PART XXXVIRESERVES FOR SURVEYS

  •  (1) For the purposes of paragraph 20(1)(o) of the Act, the amount hereby prescribed is

    • (a) for the third taxation year preceding the taxation year during which a survey is scheduled to occur, the amount that is 1/4 of the estimate of the expenses of the survey;

    • (b) for the second taxation year preceding the taxation year during which a survey is scheduled to occur, the amount that is 1/2 of the estimate of the expenses of the survey;

    • (c) for the first taxation year preceding the taxation year during which a survey is scheduled to occur, the amount that is 3/4 of the estimate of the expenses of the survey; and

    • (d) for the taxation year during which a survey is scheduled to occur, if the quadrennial or other special surveys have not, at the end of the year, been completed to the extent that the vessel is permitted to proceed on a voyage, the amount remaining after deducting from the estimate of the expenses of the survey the amount of expenses actually incurred in the year in carrying out the survey.

  • (2) In this section,

    “classification society”

    “classification society” means a society or association for the classification and registry of shipping approved by the Minister of Transport under the Canada Shipping Act; (société de classification)

    “estimate of the expenses of survey”

    “estimate of the expenses of survey” means a fair and reasonable estimate, made by a taxpayer at the time of filing his return of income for the third taxation year preceding the taxation year in which a quadrennial survey is scheduled to occur, of the costs, charges and expenses which might be expected to be necessarily incurred by him by reason of that survey and in respect of which he does not have or possess nor is he likely to have or possess any right of reimbursement, recoupment, recovery or indemnification from any other person or source; (évaluation des dépenses d’expertise)

    “inspector”

    “inspector” means a steamship inspector appointed under Part VIII of the Canada Shipping Act; (inspecteur)

    “quadrennial survey”

    “quadrennial survey” means a periodical survey, not being an annual survey nor a survey coinciding as to time with the construction of a vessel, in accordance with the rules of a classification society or, an extended inspection, not being an annual inspection nor an inspection coinciding as to time with the construction of a vessel, pursuant to the provisions of the Canada Shipping Act, and the regulations thereunder; (expertise quadriennale)

    “survey”

    “survey” means the drydocking of a vessel, the examination and inspection of its hull, boilers, machinery, engines and equipment by an inspector or a surveyor and everything done to such vessel, its hull, boilers, machinery, engines and equipment pursuant to an order, requirement or recommendation given or made by the inspector or surveyor as the result of the examination and inspection so that a safety and inspection certificate might be issued in respect of the vessel pursuant to the provisions of the Canada Shipping Act, and the regulations thereunder or, as the case may be, so that the vessel might be entitled to retain the character assigned to it in the registry book of a classification society; (expertise)

    “surveyor”

    “surveyor” means a surveyor to a classification society. (expert)