Simply Canadian Sales Taxes ... GST, HST, QST and Provincial Retail Sales Taxes

THE CHANGES CONTINUE ...

Remember on March 1st, 2018 the voluntary disclosure program for GST and HST changed

Click here to see the October 2017 newsletter for more information.
 
ATTENTION: The Ontario large business recaptured input tax credit will be phased out on July 1, 2018.
 
Current newsletters:
1 - Changes for 2018
2 - Taxable Benefit Time

It will be a happier 2018 due to changes to CRA's social events policy.

Beginning in 2018, the Social Event Threshold  will Increase
If you provide a free party or other social event to all your employees and the cost is $150 per person or less, it is not considered to be a taxable benefit. Additional costs such as transportation home, taxi fare, and overnight accommodation are not included in the $150 per person amount.
If the cost of the party is greater than $150 per person, the entire amount, including the additional costs, is a taxable benefit.
 
----  Live webinars will continue in September 2018. 
Click here to view the current offering and to register   

The summer CPA Ontario schedule has included GST/HST courses for 2018. To register go to the CPA PD event registration portal and search "gaudon".  All my courses will be listed.

Other changes to the GST/HST...

The Ontario large business recaptured input tax credit will be phased out on July 1, 2018.

Refer to CRA Info Sheet GI-171,  Phasing out of Recaptured Input Tax Credits in Ontario for more information.

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