VANCOUVER (NEWS1130) – The 12 per cent Harmonized Sales Tax comes into effect July 1, 2010.  The revamped levy is a combination of the five per cent GST and the seven per cent PST.

For full coverage on the implementation of the tax and your information source for everything HST keep it on News1130.


*What’s exempt and what’s not

*HST credit for low income earners

*FAQ about the HST

*Fraser Institute report attempts to expose HST myths

*People confused about what’s affected by the HST

*Fight HST: List of HST-affected items is incomplete

*What will the HST mean to your budget?

*The HST has its supporters

*Anti-HST group gets approval for petition from Elections BC

*Premier Campbell: The only thing less popular than the HST — is me

*B.C. Energy Minister Blair Lekstrom resigns over HST