Taxes in Canada

You may find Canada's laws regarding taxes on products and services very different when compared to European countries. The first thing to note is that taxes are set from province to province, so the amounts and quantity of these taxes will vary across the country.  Several are of course the same all across the [...]

Duty free allowances

Everyone knows “Duty Free”; products without taxes that you can buy at the airport or on the plane, such as alcohol, perfumes and cigarettes. Even if the prices are so attractive that you are tempted to stock up, all duty free products are controlled by customs and quotas. Indeed, exports and imports of duty [...]