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Canada Saskatchewan raises PST to 6%


Canada Saskatchewan raises PST to 6%

The Canadian province of Saskatchewan is to raise its Provincial Sales Tax from 5% to 6%.

PST is added to the federal Goods and Services Tax of 5% to levy a total of 11% combined indirect tax on most goods and services.

The tax raise came into force on 23 March 2017.

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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 is part of the European leadership team which this year won International Tax Review's 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.