NOTICE246 Harmonized Sales Tax for British Columbia - Questions and Answers on Housing Rebates and Transitional Rules for Housing and Other Real Property Situated in British Columbia

Notice to the reader

Reference in this publication is made to supplies that are subject to the GST or the HST. The HST applies in the participating provinces at the following rates: 13% in Ontario, 14% in Prince Edward Island (effective April 1, 2013) and 15% in Nova Scotia and, effective July 1, 2016, in New Brunswick and Newfoundland and Labrador. GST applies in the rest of Canada at the rate of 5%. Finally, on April 1, 2013, the 12% HST in British Columbia was replaced by the GST and a provincial sales tax.

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