Once a year, you have to fill in an income tax return for the government. It is an obligation as a worker in Canada, whatever your status is. At each payroll that you receive, the government automatically deducts taxes and when you send your tax return, a certain amount of these taxes will be [...]
Upon arriving in North America, life could seem cheaper than it is really. Beware: prices are displayed exclusive of tax. When you buy your winter coat (or your bathing suit), you will pay more than what is displayed. You have to count the Sales Tax (ST) in the USA, and the GST (Goods and [...]
One tax is common to the whole country of Canada: the Good and Services Tax (GST), while other taxes are added to some items in several provinces (not all of Canada’s provinces).