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HST

HST - Administered by the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA)

Notice to Reader: As of April 1, 2013, the harmonized sales tax (HST) replaced the previous combination of the provincial sales tax (PST) and the goods and services tax (GST) in Prince Edward Island.  The HST is administered by the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA).  

For up-to-date information on the application of the HST, please visit the CRA website 
or call 1-800-959-5525.

 

 

The links provided below provide additional information on the HST: 

 

Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) Publications:

 

PEI Guides and Notices:

HST Agreements:

  • Human Resources Agreement (HRA):

    A Harmonized Sales Tax Human Resources Agreement (HRA) has been recently signed between the Canada Revenue Agency and the Government of Prince Edward Island.

  •  Comprehensive Integrated Tax Coordination Agreement (CITCA):

    A Comprehensive Integrated Tax Coordination Agreement (CITCA) regarding the implementation of the Harmonized Sales Tax (HST) in Prince Edward Island was signed on November 26, 2012 between the Government of Canada and the Province.

  • Memorandum of Agreement:

    A Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) regarding the implementation of the Harmonized Sales Tax (HST) in Prince Edward Island was signed on May 30, 2012 between the Government of Canada and the Province. The MOA allows for more detailed negotiations to begin on the terms of implementation of the HST in PEI.

 

Forms:

 

What's taxable and what's not?

 

HST is a tax administered by the federal government through the Canada Revenue Agency. 
If you have specific questions on how the HST applies to your business or whether a good or service is taxable under the HST, you can contact them at 1-800-959-5525 for assistance.

 


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