HST Rates

The applicable harmonized sales tax (HST) rates differ from one participating province to another. Although the federal component is 5% in all participating provinces, the provincial component can vary from one province to another.

The table below lists the HST rate and the provincial and federal components of the HST for each participating province.

Provinces HST rate Provincial HST component Federal HST component
Prince Edward Island  14% 9% 5%
New Brunswick  13% 8% 5%
Nova Scotia  15% 10% 5%
Ontario  13% 8% 5%
Newfoundland and Labrador 13% 8% 5%
Last Updated: 2013-04-23