Breakdown of HST Rates

The participating provinces harmonized their provincial sales tax with the GST to implement the harmonized sales tax (HST) in those provinces.

Here is the breakdown of the HST rates for participating provinces:

Breakdown of HST rates on or after April 1, 2013

ProvinceHST RateFederal PartProvincial Part
New Brunswick 13% 5% 8%
Newfoundland and Labrador 13% 5% 8%
Nova Scotia 15% 5% 10%
Ontario 13% 5% 8%
Prince Edward Island 14% 5% 9%

GST/HST rate by provinces

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