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5 Things First Time Homebuyers Should Know About The New Home HST Rebate

Buying your first home is a huge event and an equally huge undertaking. There are financial considerations, legal responsibilities, and even that dreaded moving experience. The good news is for homebuyers who have purchased a newly built home. They could qualify for the New Home HST Rebate. The New Home HST Rebate is offered by […]

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How to Know If You’re Eligible for the Ontario HST Rebate

Many new homebuyers aren’t fully aware of the Ontario New Home HST Rebate. In general, this rebate allows homebuyers to apply for a refund on a portion of the HST paid on their new home. Homebuyers must have purchased their home from a builder or must have custom-built their own home. The newly purchased property […]

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How to File Your New Home HST Rebate

If in the last few years, you have bought a newly constructed house, you could be eligible for the New Home HST Rebate in Ontario. As long as the requirements for eligibility have been satisfied, this rebate is available to homeowners through the Canada Canada Revenue Agency (CRA). To be eligible for this rebate, the […]

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How Do I Know If My Home Renovation Is Eligible For The Ontario HST Rebate?

Although the Ontario New Home HST Rebate can provide some HST relief for new homebuyers, several eligibility criteria must be satisfied. Homebuyers should also realize that the rebate isn’t always available to them.

For example, the HST Rebate on home renovations has several criteria that must be fully satisfied. Otherwise, the rebate may be challenged by Canada Revenue Agency and may be disallowed (in addition to monetary penalties).

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Is My Investment Property Eligible For the New Home HST Rebate

Most Ontario residents have some knowledge about the HST Rebate in Ontario for principal residences. This rebate is offered ONLY to homebuyers who will live in the home as a primary residence. However, not many people are aware of the HST Rental Rebate offered to property investors who plan to rent the property. Many government […]

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How to Apply for the Ontario HST Rebate on a Substantially Renovated Home

Homeowners applying for an HST Rebate in Ontario may qualify for an HST Rebate on home renovations. This is a specific rebate for applicants who have completed a “substantial renovation” on their home, added a “major addition” to their home, or converted a non-residential home into a residential home. “Substantial renovations” are defined by Canada […]

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Ensuring Your Eligibility for The HST Rebate in Ontario

The Ontario New Home HST Rebate is a great opportunity for homeowners who have built a new home or completed significant renovations on an existing home, either on their own or by self contracting to recuperate some of the costs. However, many property owners struggle with the eligibility requirements when applying for the Ontario New […]

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Why Work with a Tax Specialist When Applying For Your New Condo Rental Rebate? 

The HST Rebate on new condos in Ontario is a great opportunity to recover a significant chunk of costs spent on new purchases or remodels and is definitely a worthwhile endeavour. However, to the average homeowner, the application process can be confusing, stressful, and complicated. With various HST rebates in Ontario available, it can be […]

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