SALES TAX NEWS

The Changes Continue

Important dates to Remember

July 2016-2017 - Watch for the drop shipment rule changes... more information to come

Effective January 1, 2015, RC4616, Election or Revocation of an Election for Closely Related Corporations and/or Canadian Partnerships to Treat Certain Taxable Supplies as Having Been Made for Nil Consideration for GST/HST Purposes election form must be filed with the CRA (section 156 election)

July 1, 2014 - NS HST remains at 15%

January 1, 2013 - Implementation of Amended QST

- New QST rate and tax base

- Major changes for financial institutions

- Changes that may affect your pension plan

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April 1, 2013 - Implementation of BC PST at 7% and Elimination of the 12% BC HST

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April 1, 2013 - Implementation of PEI HST at 14% and Elimination of the 10% Prince Edward Island PST

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