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Tax Commission

The Provincial Tax Commission administers the Revenue Act and Regulations and the Sales Tax Act and Regulations.

This section is your guide to help you access information and forms concerning taxes in Nova Scotia.

Fuel Tax

Fuel Tax Gas Pump
Nova Scotia collects tax on gasoline, diesel and propane.

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Tobacco Tax

Tobacco Tax Cigarette Pack

Nova Scotia collects tax on tobacco products.

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Nova Scotia Sales Tax (NSST) on Private Purchases

Sales Tax Private Purchases
Nova Scotia collects tax on vehicles, boats and planes purchased privately.

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Rebates/Refunds Harmonized Sales Tax (HST)

Rebates equal to 8% portion of HST
Nova Scotia provides rebates based on the 10% provincial portion of the HST.

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