tax client started new business in 2014. no revenues 2015 & 2016. should he claim expenses & cca in 2016

I have a tax client who started a new business in 2014.  For 2015 & 2016 he has $0 revenue for the business, just $10,000 in expenses & $13,000 in cca to claim.  He also has $157,000 in T4 earnings.  Should I claim any expenses and/or cca for tax year 2016? 

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You can claim these expenses, but be prepared to defend them as they are easily challengeable as you have a client who is incurring expenses year after year with no income.  Sounds more like a hobby then an actual business activity.  

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