LogiRénov Home Renovation Tax Credit


You can claim the LogiRénov home renovation tax credit only for the 2014 and 2015 taxation years. You must claim it when you file your income tax return.

This refundable tax credit has been implemented on a temporary basisto encourage individuals, be they owners or co-owners of a dwelling, to renovate their principal residence, expand it, adapt it to the special needs of a family member or convert it into an intergenerational home.

The renovation work must have been done by a qualified contractorunder a contract entered into after April 24, 2014, and before July 1, 2015. The initial construction of the dwelling must have been completed before January 1, 2014, and the dwelling must be one of the following:

To qualify for the tax credit, the work done must essentially cover the living space of the home as well as its exterior siding and roofing. What's more, to encourage households to incorporate eco-friendly work into their home renovation projects, all work recognized for the purposes of the EcoRenov tax credit and carried out after that tax credit has expired (that is, work done under a contract entered into after October 31, 2014) will be recognized for the purposes of the LogiRénov tax credit.

Examples of work recognized for the purposes of the LogiRénov tax credit
Renovating one or more rooms of the home (kitchen, bathroom, living room, etc.)

Finishing the basement

Replacing floor coverings

Replacing the plumbing

Replacing the exterior siding

Repairing the roofing

Replacing the rainwater gutters

Replacing a weeping tile, sanitary drainage, fall pipe or foundation drain