Jan 062012
Buying a home and HST

Resale homes are not subject to HST There still seems to be some confusion out there about HST and buying a home. In simple terms, a resale home is HST exempt. A new home is HST taxable but most builders quote their price with the HST included and there are rebates available. Watch the video … Continue Reading

May 112010
HST and you

HST is almost here! T-Day (T for tax) is coming July 1st, 2010 with surprisingly little protest. The cost of many basic items, such as natural gas, gasoline, internet services, most repairs, taxis, etc are about to rise. I don’t see many luxury items there. Your basic cost of living is going up. Let’s hope they spend … Continue Reading