Accounting and Financial Resources
Charging and collecting sales tax is part of your duty for doing business here in Canada. Customers pay GST/HST, while businesses are responsible for collecting the tax.
To ensure business claims are legitimate, you need to to understand the criteria to deduct business expenses. We will go over the 4 criteria used by the CRA.
If you are running a business here in Canada and you are registered for the GST/HST, you can claim back the sales tax paid on business purchases.