For several months, CFIB has been working to stop the PST hike announced in the 2013 Manitoba budget. Although the legislation may be delayed, the province has indicated that firms will need to collect 8% PST as of July 1. We can help you know how to prepare for the change.
The provincial government wants to hike the PST by 1 per cent starting July 1, 2013 and bypass the legal requirement to hold a public referendum first. Read here how you can add your voice to the growing opposition to this tax hike and assault on democracy.
The province of Manitoba and the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) understand natural disasters like flooding force business owners and self-employed persons to focus on protecting their company and home rather than preparing tax returns. If spring flooding causes you to miss a filing or payment deadline, we can help you learn about seeking relief from penalties and interest.
Starting in 2013, the City of Winnipeg will use Business Numbers (BN) assigned by the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) as a common identifier for many of its programs. Learn more about how your business will benefit from this change.