On March 22, 2017, the 2017-2018 Saskatchewan Budget was tabled.
Effective March 23, 2017, the Provincial Sales Tax (PST) rate in Saskatchewan has increased from 5% to 6%. All Saskatchewan PST registrants should implement this change immediately.
Also, the following changes were made to the Saskatchewan PST rules, effective April 1st 2017:
Finally, effective July 1st, 2017, all insurance premiums that insure individuals residents in Saskatchewan or property located in Saskatchewan, will be subject to PST.
About the Author
Jean-François Senécal, LL.B., D. Tax, is a Tax Manager at Crowe BGK.
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