Canadian Customer Info

Taxes applied to items in your order

Exceptions
(1)(2)
GSTHSTPSTTotalBooksChildren's Clothing
British Columbia 12% 12%5% HST5% HST
Alberta5%  5%5% GST5% GST
Saskatchewan5%  5%5% GST5% GST
Manitoba5%  5%5% GST5% GST
Ontario 13% 13%5% HST5% HST
Quebec5%  5%5% GST5% GST
PEI5%  5%5% GST5% GST
NewBrunswick 13% 13%5% HST13% HST
Nova Scotia 15% 15%5% HST5% HST
Newfoundland & Labrador 13% 13%5% HST13% HST
Yukon5%  5%5% GST5% GST
NWT5%  5%5% GST5% GST
Nunavut5%  5%5% GST5% GST

Exception 1 - For Books only the federal portion charged of 5% Books that qualify are a printed book, audio books, books that do not qualify are : newspapers, magazines, brochure or pamphlets, sales catalogues, colouring or cutout books, program relating to an event, agenda, rate book and calendars.

Exception 2 - For Children's clothing and children's footwear only the federal portion of HST is charged of 5% in most provinces. Children's clothing is defined as baby clothes, bibs, blankets and children sizes to size 16 girls and size 20 boys or garments designated for girls and boys in sizes small medium or large. Also exempt are children's socks, hats, scarves, gloves in sizes designated for children.

The provinces HST rate is charged on shipping for all items included clothing and books for British Columbia, Ontario, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and Newfoundland, GST of 5% is charged on shipping for all other provinces.

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