Tagged: HST

New accounting and tax resources

Thanks to the Chartered Accountants of Canada (CICA), Okanagan College students and faculty members now have access to CICA’s Tax Suite Premium, a package that includes Income Tax, GST/HST, and Provincial Tax databases, as well as daily news updates. The package is available through CICA’s educational website – http://edu.knotia.ca – which already provides access to the CICA Standards and Guidance Collection (CICAHB) and International Financial Reporting Standards (2010).

The TAx Suite Premium is also listed in the OC Library Business databases webpage and in the A-Z database list under T.

CICA is pleased to provide students and professors with complimentary access to online tax research databases. Visit CICA’s store for more information on its Canadian tax research books, products, and services.

Consumer Price Index

StatsCan has released the latest CPI numbers. The release briefly addresses the impact of B.C.’s HST on consumer prices.

Consumer prices rose 1.8% in the 12 months to July, following a 1.0% increase in June. In July, consumer prices were affected by changes in consumption taxes in Nova Scotia, Ontario, and British Columbia. – Statistics Canada