Canadian Tax Changes

British Columbia (B.C.) and Prince Edward Island (P.E.I.) are changing the administration of taxes (tax types) charged in their respective Canadian provinces, effective April 1, 2013.

  • B.C.: Changing from the Harmonized tax HST to charging both PST and GST.
  • P.E.I.: Changing from PST and GST taxation to charging the harmonized HST tax.

These changes may impact companies doing business with those provinces.

For more information visit Changes to Harmonized Sales Tax (HST) on the CRA website.