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Home  ->  Sales Taxes   ->   GST/HST   ->   PST   ->   Sales Tax Rates -> 2023 Sales Tax Rates

2023 Sales Tax Rates in Canadian Provinces and Territories

The following table shows the general rates of provincial sales taxes or HST for most purchases, and provides links to the provincial (or federal) web sites regarding provincial retail sales taxes.

Prov/
Terr
2023 Rate Provincial Web Sites
GST/HST PST
AB 5% GST n/a  
BC 5% GST 7% BC Consumer Taxes
TaxTips.ca PST in BC
MB 5% GST 7% Manitoba Retail Sales Tax
NB 15% HST n/a New Brunswick HST
NL 15% HST(2) n/a Newfoundland & Labrador HST
NS 15% HST n/a Nova Scotia HST
NT 5% GST n/a  
NU 5% GST n/a  
ON 13% HST n/a(1) Ontario Retail Sales Tax

TaxTips.ca Ontario HST

Ontario HST

PE 15% HST n/a Prince Edward Island HST
QC 5% GST 9.975% Quebec Consumption Taxes - Businesses

Quebec Consumption Taxes - Individuals

Basic Rules for GST and QST - rates

SK 5% GST 6% Saskatchewan Provincial Sales Tax
YT 5% GST n/a  

(1) Ontario still has retail sales tax (RST) on insurance and on private sales of used motor vehicles.  See the link to Ontario Retail Sales Tax for more information.

(2) NL 2022 Budget temporarily eliminated the 15% retail sales tax on personal property insurance, such as home insurance, for policies entered into or renewed between April 7, 2022 and April 6, 2023.

Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) Resources

Charge and collect the tax - Which rate to charge

GST/HST provincial rates table - provides rates since January 1, 2008.

Revised: May 29, 2024

 

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