- tax brackets and applicable British Columbia rates, plus combined federal/BC marginal tax rates for eligible and non-eligible Canadian dividends, capital gains and other income (interest, foreign dividends, employment, self-employment, etc).
- Detailed tax calculator which includes most deductions and tax credits, can be used to check your tax return or to do some tax planning for the next tax return.
- The Basic Tax Calculator works for all provinces and territories, and requires very little input. You input the amount of income from Canadian eligible and non-eligible dividends, capital gains, and employment/other income. This will produce a table of taxes payable for the current and past 5 years, for all provinces and territories, as well as your marginal tax rate for each type of income.
BC Provincial Sales Tax - re-implemented April 1, 2013
BC Harmonized Sales Tax (HST) - no longer in effect
BC Property Taxes - including property transfer tax, foreign buyers tax, additional school tax
- BC Speculation and Vacancy Tax - each & every owner of residential property in specified areas must file a declaration by March 31st. Not filing will be very costly.
Government benefits, programs and services for BC residents
Health Care in BC
BC Government Links
Taxes and Tax Credits - re individuals and businesses
WorkSafe BC - Workers' Compensation Board
BC Provincial Sales Tax Act - This Act received Royal Assent on May 31, 2012 and the PST was re-implemented on April 1, 2013.
Legislative Assembly (access to bills)
Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) Links
Revised: February 23, 2019
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