• Previously Announced GST/HST Measures
  • April 3, 2012
  • Law Firm: Miller Thomson LLP - Toronto Office
  • The Government also confirmed its intention to proceed with the following measures:

    • Changes to rules relating to the way financial institutions calculate the provincial component of the HST (as released on January 28, 2011);

    • Technical changes relating to the reporting of recaptured input tax credits (as released on October 31, 2011);

    • Amendments to the Excise Tax Act to ensure Pooled Registered Pension Plans are subject to the same GST/HST treatment as Registered Pension Plans as released on (December 14, 2011); and

    Proposed transitional rules relating to the elimination of the HST in British Columbia (as released February 17, 2012).