This enactment amends the Excise Tax Act to provide that any tax paid to a province in respect of carbon is excluded from the total purchase price for the purpose of calculating the goods and services tax.
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R.S., c. E-15
Her Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate and House of Commons of Canada, enacts as follows:
1 Section 154 of the Excise Tax Act is amended by adding the following after subsection (2):
(2.1) For the purposes of paragraph (2)(b), a provincial levy does not include a tax, duty or fee imposed in respect of carbon.
Published under authority of the Speaker of the House of Commons