Manitoba Budget Announces RST Increase from 7% to 8% as of July 1, 2013
In its 2013 budget released April 16, 2013, the Province of Manitoba announced that as of July 1, 2013, its retail sales tax (RST) would increase from 7% to 8%. The bill is being debated and not yet law, however, even if the law is not enacted before July 1, 2013, Manitoba confirmed that the rate change would be retroactive and vendors are expected to collect the new rate as of July 1, 2013.
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Questions? Contact Richard Rizzo, Tax Principal.