Tax credit for home improvement and renovation

On January 14, 2009, the Québec government established a refundable tax credit aimed at supporting the home renovation industry while improving the quality of life for families. 

The Tax Credit for Home Improvement and Renovation applies to home owners who hire qualified contractors to carry out improvement or renovation work on their principal residence. This tax credit is offered for the 2009 taxation year.

Article source: http://www.revenuquebec.ca/en/centre-information/actualite/2009/2009-03-20.aspx?rss=1