Nova Scotia unveils budget

What employers need to know about the provincial budget
||Last Updated: 09/30/2009

Nova Scotia has tabled a budget with a deficit of $592.1 million for 2009-2010. The $9.1 billion budget includes major increases in spending for assistance to universities ($225.3 million); health ($216.3 million) and labour and workforce development ($98.4 million) among others.

Some highlights for employers from the budget:

Investment credit for manufacturing/processing firms: