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What E-Commerce Sellers Should Know About Canadian Sales Taxes

Brian McGill, June 3 2021

In Canada, sales taxes are charged on almost all products and services except for “necessities” such as food or medical supplies. Canada charges both Federal and Provincial sales taxes. If you’re selling in Canada and your worldwide sales are over $30,000 annually, you must collect sales tax from your Canadian customers. Your customer pays the sale...

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International E-Commerce Sellers in Canada Face New Tax Obligations Starting July 1st.

Brian McGill, March 24 2021

In its fall 2020 economic statement, the Canadian Federal Government proposed new tax rules that will affect foreign e-commerce companies engaged in selling to Canadians. These changes, taking effect in the summer of 2021, directly impact international companies selling digital products, short-term rental accommodation, and tangible products throug...

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