On May 31, 2016, the Honourable Cameron Friesen, Minister of Finance, presented the 2016 Manitoba budget. This year’s budget, referred to by the Minister as “Correcting the Course”, focuses on changes to lower taxes, improve services and strengthen the economy.
This year’s budget calls for enhanced enforcement and administration measures under The Retail Sales Tax Act. In addition, the following changes to retail sales tax become effective June 1, 2016:
Further details on the 2016 Manitoba budget are available from the Manitoba Ministry of Finance web site at: http://www.gov.mb.ca/finance/budget16/index.html