In Canada, three types of sales taxes are levied Provincial sales taxes (PST) (i.e. Quebec), Goods and Services Tax (GST) the federal sales tax, and the combined Harmonized Sales Tax (HST) which a blended rate of GST and PST for those provinces that have harmonized their sales tax rates with the Federal government.

2015 GST HST rates CanadaAs a Canadian business owner, it’s important to know how and when to charge sales taxes for the goods and services you sell and supply to your customers.

 

For Canadian business owners, the most important fact about sales taxes is that as a Canadian business the sales that that you incur is generally fully recoverable…