We will be transitioning from HST to PST as of April 1, 2013. Below is a list of resources that can help make the switch easier for you and your business:
Contact the Ministry of Finance with your PST questions:
PST Outreach www.gov.bc.ca/pstoutreach
The Ministry of Finance provides outreach services to assist British Columbians in preparing for the new provincial sales tax (PST), which comes into effect on April 1, 2013. Various services are offered as a part of the outreach program.
One-on-one consultations: The ministry offers businesses one-on-one consultations with provincial sales tax specialists to help answer questions on the new PST as well as the new registration process.
Interactive Webinars: The ministry offers online interactive seminars to provide information on transitioning to the new PST. The topics include general PST application, registration and our new online services option, called eTaxBC.
PST Seminars: The ministry is conducting seminars across the province to assist businesses in transitioning to the PST. Seminars are presented through local Chambers of Commerce and similar organizations.
To book a consultation, sign up for a webinar or find a seminar near you, visit www.gov.bc.ca/pstoutreach