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Canada GST changes

  • Sep 13, 2017 | Richard Asquith

Canada GST changes

Canada has made a number of proposals to change its Goods and Services Tax (inc Harmonised Sales Tax), including:

  • Extend the GST liability to limited partnership investments
  • Update GST rules on drop shipments
  • Update the rules on GST for public transit services
  • Modify pensions liable to GST to include those using master trust or corporations
  • Extend GST to concentrate beers

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VP Global Indirect Tax
Richard Asquith
VP Global Indirect Tax Richard Asquith
Richard Asquith is VP Global Indirect Tax at Avalara, helping businesses understand their compliance obligations as they grow globally. He can be contacted at: richard.asquith@avalara.com. He is part of the European leadership team which won International Tax Review's 2019 Tax Technology Firm of the Year. Richard qualified as an accountant with KPMG in the UK, and went on to work in Hungary, Russia and France with EY.