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HST

abbr.
1. Hawaii-Aleutian Standard Time
2. hypersonic transport
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HST

abbreviation for
1. (Railways) (in Britain)high speed train
2. (Astronomy) Hubble Space Telescope
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HST

(US) abbr of Hawaiian Standard Timehawaiische Zeit
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For instance, medical and assistive devices are exempted from Harmonized Sales Tax (HST), though lift chairs require a written prescription from a medical practitioner.
At NOMA'S annual conference in Kenora in early May, Landry and other mayors tried to pin down the three party leaders to adopt her group's Fair Share proposal to raise the Harmonized Sales Tax by one per cent to fund work on roads, bridges, transit and maintain other critical community services.
Instead, pot sales should only initially be subjected to the Harmonized Sales Tax (HST) at a total combined rate of 12 per cent to 13 per cent (with the federal Goods and Services Tax rate of five per cent and an average provincial sales tax rate between seven and eight per cent).
But, I think it also shows that over time in Canada--in part because of a push from the business community for a better consumption tax, simplification, and removing tax from business inputs--provinces have migrated to the harmonized sales tax, the HST, system and away from maintaining their own provincial taxes to some degree.
The KCIF will operate on reserve following the same basic guidelines of the GST and the Harmonized Sales Tax and will apply to everyone except some outside governments.
The Charlottetown Accord in 1992 and British Columbia's more recent plebiscite on the Harmonized Sales Tax (HST) come immediately to mind.
There's paperwork, goods and sales tax, harmonized sales tax, maintaining records of the transaction, getting a licensed broker to clear the items.
Harmonized Sales Tax. Own source revenue was largely in line with
Further, the harmonized sales tax, which combines the 7% provincial sales tax (PST) with the 5% goods and services sales tax (GST) levied by federal government, has been phased out, so the provincial portion is no longer refundable to productions.
On April 1, 2013, the Harmonized Sales Tax (HST) was implemented in Prince Edward Island.
Beginning in the 2010 tax year businesses are subject only to the federal harmonized sales tax, which replaces the former federal goods and services tax and provincial sales tax.

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