You can register online, by mail, by fax or by telephone. If you operate in Québec, go to Businesses operating in Quebec and GST/HST program accounts.
What is GST in Québec called?
In Québec, the goods and services tax (GST) and the Québec sales tax (QST) are collected on the sale of most property and services. The harmonized sales tax (HST) replaces the QST and GST in certain provinces.
How do I get a Québec tax number?
During your first visit to the Uber Centre for your registration, you’ll either fill out a form with your existing GST/QST numbers (if you already have them) or apply to request these numbers. You’ll receive your tax registration numbers by mail from Revenu Québec in the following weeks.
Does Québec have GST?
The current rates are: 5% (GST) in Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Quebec, Saskatchewan, and Yukon. 13% (HST) in Ontario. 15% (HST) in New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, and Prince Edward Island.
Do I have to get a GST number for my small business?
It may seem that all small businesses should immediately get a GST/HST number, but it really depends on the business. If your business has revenue in excess of $30,000 in four consecutive calendar quarters, you have to register for a GST/HST number.
Is GST and QST number the same?
QST: This number is comprised of sixteen (16) characters and is used for the purposes of the Quebec Sales Tax. GST: This number is comprised of nine (9) digits and is used for the purposes of the Goods and Services Tax.
What is the maximum income to qualify for GST?
The credit is designed to assist Canadians with low-to-moderate incomes. Single individuals making $48,012 or more (before tax) are not entitled to the credit. A married couple with four children cannot exceed an annual net income of $63,412. See the Government of Canada’s website to learn more about income levels.
Who has to pay GST?
2) Who is liable to pay GST? In general the supplier of goods or service is liable to pay GST. However in specified cases like imports and other notified supplies, the liability may be cast on the recipient under the reverse charge mechanism.