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When Should You Collect GST/HST?

Most sales are subject to GST/HST in Canada.
 However, the sale of most farm products are considered zero-rated. 
The challenge is that not all farm products are zero-rated, and the list is huge. 


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Nova Scotia Budget Report 2017

On April 27, 2017, the Honourable Randy Delorey presented his second budget as Nova Scotia’s Finance and Treasury Board Minister. With an election around the corner, this budget includes new spending on infrastructure, healthcare and education.

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Ontario Budget Report 2017

On April 27, 2017, the Honourable Charles Sousa presented his sixth budget as Minister of Finance. With a growing economy, the Ontario Liberal government produced its first balanced budget in a decade.

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Business Taxes You Need To Pay If You Own a Farm

In addition to understanding farm tax deductions and credits, it’s important for farmers to understand what their farm business tax obligations are.

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Manitoba Budget Report 2017

On April 11, 2017, the Honourable Cameron Friesen presented his second budget as Minister of Finance. In many respects, this is the first true budget of the Progressive Conservative government as last year’s budget was presented so soon after the provincial election.

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Saskatchewan Budget Report 2017

The Saskatchewan budget presented on March 22, 2017 by Finance Minister Kevin Doherty includes material changes to personal, corporate and provincial sales tax rates.

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2017 Canadian Federal Budget Impact to Agriculture

Read the following reviews from agriculture groups across Canada learn about the impact of the federal budget on agriculture.

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Federal Budget Report 2017

With a focus on economic growth, the 2017 Federal Budget continues to build Canada’s economy by seeking to attract investment in clean technologies, and by creating jobs and prosperity for the middle class.

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Small Business Tax Tips—Smart Ways to Use Your Tax Refund

Knowing what to spend your tax refund on can help your small business grow.

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Alberta Budget Report 2017

On March 16, 2017, the Honourable Joe Ceci, President of Treasury Board and Minister of Finance, presented his third budget and the third budget of Alberta’s NDP government.

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