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CRA GST/HST Info Sheets re: New Housing Rebates in Ontario, British Columbia and Nova Scotia

Tax Development Jun 25, 2010

The Canada Revenue Agency has issued several new info sheets which provide information for individuals who purchase new housing together with the land, new housing together with leased land, or qualifying shares in a cooperative housing corporation.  The info sheets explain the new housing rebates that may be available where the HST applies to the purchase of new housing in the provinces of Ontario, British Columbia or Nova Scotia.