CRA News
September 2020 Charity & NFP Law Update
Published on September 30, 2020

By Jacqueline M. Demczur

   
 

New Public Service Bodies Rebate information for Charities and Non-profits

The CRA has updated its Public Service Bodies Rebate info sheets, available online. The Public Service Bodies’ Rebate (“PSB rebate”) is a recovery of a portion of federal and provincial sales tax available to registered charities, qualifying non-profit organizations and selected public service bodies such as municipalities, universities, public colleges, school authorities, or hospital authorities, as prescribed under the federal Excise Tax Act and its regulations. The CRA publishes PSB rebate info sheets for charities and qualifying non-profit organizations residing in participating provinces (i.e. Ontario, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland and Labrador), as well as non-participating provinces, pursuant to the Public Service Body Rebate (GST/HST) Regulations. Among the updated PSB rebate info sheets available are the following:

   
 

Read the September 2020 Charity & NFP Law Update