Posts Tagged ‘GST/HST’

Q&A: Is HST applicable on a rental property if commercially zoned but all units are residential rentals?

Posted on: January 28th, 2016 by Real Estate Accountants No Comments

Question: We are investigating the purchase of a rental property in an Ontario town, and have a quick question about the HST. The property is presently set up as four residential rental units, but it is zoned commercial. From conversations with the city, apparently the property is to include three residential and one commercial unit. If […]

Understanding GST/HST Housing Rebates

Posted on: July 1st, 2015 by Real Estate Accountants 2 Comments

GST/HST tax is an area where real property owners and sellers have many questions. “With increased property values, HST is becoming a bigger issue on the sale of real property, including farmland.  See the referenced article for some of the issues to consider when buying or selling real property,” says Scott Merry, CPA, and Senior Manager […]

Tax Calendar Reminders

Posted on: January 20th, 2011 by Dube & Cuttini No Comments

As 2010 year is coming to an end, we wish to provide you with a brief reminder of some deadlines that will be coming up in the next few months. Please be careful though as there are some exceptions to the general rules we have provided below. January 31, 2011 Due Date for filing and […]