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Manitoba Retail Sales Tax Information Notice, “Exemption for Educational Workbooks”

Tax Development Mar 29, 2009

The 2009 Manitoba budget announced that the existing retail sales tax exemption for books will be expanded to include educational workbooks, effective May 1, 2009. The term “educational workbooks” generally refers to publications that contain practice exercises and corresponding spaces for answers in a particular educational area, such as reading or mathematics.

MB Notice Workbooks