menu

Home Renovations That Qualify For an HST Rebate

Category
Date Posted
27 October 2016
Renovating a home can be costly, particularly when it's a major renovation. But luckily, there are government incentives that allow for some costs to be recovered through rebates of HST tax. For homeowners who plan on doing substantial renovations, or for those who plan to add space to an existing home, there may be eligibility to acquire a government HST Renovation Tax Rebate.When doing a large-scale reno, or when adding valuable living space to a family home, the HST rebate can be a welcome bonus. And when applying, the HST Renovation Tax Rebate can be filed up to 2 years after the work has been completed. With entitlements that could realistically reach $16,000 in rebates, it's worthwhile to make every effort to acquire the maximum amount. The problem, like other government-funded programs, is figuring out how to properly apply, and how to acquire the most rebate money possible. At Rebate4U, in-house experts help homeowners to claim and collect HST rebates. Unfortunately, it can be difficult for an average homeowner to understand what CRA (Canada Revenue Agency) requires with regards to supporting a claim. When dealing with Rebate4U, there are no upfront fees - fees are paid only when the homeowner receives a rebate. Best of all, the team at Rebate4U does it all - preparing supporting documents and paperwork; doing all of the legwork for the claimant; and ensuring that the maximum rebate amount is acquired for the homeowner. In short, Rebate4U streamlines the entire process. Homeowners can actually claim HST rebates on their own, but dealing with CRA can be annoying from time to time, and stressful at other times. As well, depending on the scope of work and type of renovation, there may be unique circumstances. This is where Rebate4U can be most helpful – they have relations with CRA; they know the system; and they understand the ins and outs. There are a number of home renovation projects that Rebate4U can process. All qualify in some way for a rebate, although the work must have been executed within two years of the application.
  • Building a brand new home
  • Substantially renovating a home
  • Substantially renovating a condo
  • Making a major addition to a home
  • Converting non-residential into a home
  • Contracting someone to perform the above
In doing all of the legwork on behalf of the homeowner, Rebate4U provides clients with the most professional service possible. The team offers homeowner clients a level of personal service that is designed to deliver 100% satisfaction. While striving for the highest rebate amount possible, clients do not pay anything upfront, and only pay Rebate4U when they receive their cheque. Whatever the scope of renovations, clients can feel confident that they are in capable hands with Rebate4U. The in-house team is highly skilled and experienced with tax rebates in general, and with HST refunds in particular. For the homeowner, the process is stress free - Rebate4U takes on the administrative work and any troubleshooting, and keeps focus on the largest rebate.

Contact Us

Rebate Calculator

Please enter the total value of your renovation including tax.

Total construction cost
(including taxes)
$
Search Our Blogs

More of our Blogs

31 January 2024

Why Turn Repairs into Renovations with the Home Renovation HST Rebate

Whether you’ve recently purchased a new home that needs a lot of work or are ready to upgrade your existing home, renovations and remodels can rack up quite the bill. But for homeowners in Ontario, the HST rebate on home renovations is a viable option that can help you get more return from your investment. Read on for more information!

View Full Post
18 January 2024

Which Part of Your Home Renovations Are Subject to HST in Ontario?

Like with the transaction of any good or service in the province, there is a 13% tax (Harmonized Sales Tax) added to every purchase, including the sale properties. When buying a home, this tax can add up to a substantial amount. In Ontario, the HST Rebate program is offered to residential property buyers as a way to offset the cost of new home purchases.

View Full Post
15 December 2023

What to Do When You're Not Ready to Move Into Your New Condo

If you’ve bought a new condo and want more insight into your rebate options, from the HST Rebate on new homes to the New Residential Rental Property Rebate, contact the experts at Rebate4U for more insight and personal guidance.

View Full Post
27 November 2023

So You Built a New Home, Now What?

If you’ve recently finished building your new property in the last two years, you may be eligible for money back with the HST rebate in Ontario. The program allows homeowners to recover a portion of their HST spent on construction.

View Full Post
17 October 2023

Signs You'll Benefit from the HST Rebate in Ontario

The HST Rebate in Ontario is a valuable and beneficial program available to homeowners in Ontario. Unfortunately, many new home buyers or even long-time homeowners are unaware of the program’s existence or their eligibility. The new home HST Rebate can be nuanced, but with the guidance of an experienced, trusted, and knowledgeable professional like the team at Rebate4U,...

View Full Post
29 September 2023

Benefits of Renting Your Newly Purchased Home

It’s not uncommon for property owners to purchase a new home or condo with the intention of making it their primary residence but then later change their minds to use the newly acquired or built property as a rental unit. Whether you build the home from the ground up or determine that you no longer want to use a newly purchased property from the builder as a home for yourself, there are...

View Full Post
20 September 2023

Experts Tips for Navigating the HST Rebate on Newly Built Homes

The HST rebate in Ontario is a fruitful opportunity for homeowners throughout the region. As housing and building materials costs increase, it’s no surprise that property owners are looking for ways to reduce their investment costs. Offered through Canada Revenue Agency, the new home HST Rebate is a great way to get back some of the money spent on renovating or building a new home. In...

View Full Post
21 August 2023

Tips for Planning Your New Home Rebuild HST Rebate

Rebuilding your home from the ground up can be a daunting undertaking but incredibly rewarding with the right approach and programs like the HST Rebate in Ontario. The New Home HST Rebate allows qualifying residential property owners to recover a portion of their rebuilding costs spent on HST. In Ontario, every sale of services or goods comes with a 13% Harmonized Sales Tax charge, including...

View Full Post
31 July 2023

Identifying HST Rebate Eligible Elements in Your Construction Journey

The HST Rebate in Ontario is an excellent opportunity for property owners looking to undergo major construction. Whether you've recently purchased a plot of land to build a brand new property or are planning to tear down an existing home to its studs and renovate it, the HST Rebate on a newly constructed or renovated home can supplement a significant portion of your costs. So much energy, time,...

View Full Post
24 July 2023

Why Rebuild Damaged Homes with HST Rebate in Ontario

Residential properties can be damaged significantly for a multitude of reasons, from house fires and windstorms to wildfires. Severely damaging properties can be a huge financial expense. But with insurance and Ontario’s HST rebate program, knocking down your property and rebuilding it from the ground up can be the most cost-effective route. Not only are you minimizing your expenses with the HST...

View Full Post
Homeowners, obtain an HST rebate of up to $30,000 today!
get started

Why Choose Rebate4U?

Experienced Specialists

For over 10 years, the Rebate4U team has the knowledge and expertise to help residential property owners throughout Ontario successfully apply for regional HST Rebate programs.

Free Consultations

Our specialists offer complimentary consultations where we review your eligibility to determine whether you qualify for an Ontario HST Rebate so you can proceed with your application confidently.

Millions Awarded

We are able to expertly navigate rebate opportunities, staying up-to-date on the most recent rebate developments and changes in the HST Rebate program to maximize returns. To date, we’ve successfully acquired millions of dollars for clients in total.

Customer Commitment

The Rebate4U team is dedicated to delivering the highest level of customer service, we are here to answer your questions and help you navigate the intracises of your application easily and efficiently.

Cashing-In on the HST Rebate is as Easy as 1-2-3
Contact REBATE4U

Set up a quick, free consultation with the Rebate4U team to explore your HST Rebate options.

COLLECT DOCUMENTS

Submit your required documents to Rebate4U, and we'll handle your application.

GET YOUR Money BACK

Apply for the rebate and receive thousands in rebates in just weeks with Rebate4U.

FIND OUT IF YOU QUALIFY

We are proud to be working with top Canadian companies

Recent Posts view all posts

Why Turn Repairs into Renovations with the Home Renovation HST Rebate

Whether you’ve recently purchased a new home that needs a lot of work or are ready to upgrade your existing home, renovations and remodels can rack up quite the bill. But for homeowners in Ontario, the HST rebate on home renovations is a viable option that can help you g...

Read More

Which Part of Your Home Renovations Are Subject to HST in Ontario?

Like with the transaction of any good or service in the province, there is a 13% tax (Harmonized Sales Tax) added to every purchase, including the sale properties. When buying a home, this tax can add up to a substantial amount. In Ontario, the HST Rebate program is offered to...

Read More
We Are Based

Rebate4U
101-3185 Bathurst St
Toronto ON
M6A 2B2

1-800-610-4510
info@rebate4u.ca

Connect With Us
Error...

Please, enter a valid value

We are sorry...

But the values you entered are invalid

Rebate

In celebration of our 3 year anniversary at Rebate4u Inc, we have decided to reduce our fee structure for all new home and renovation rebates including the New housing rental rebate.  

Don't waste your time looking for anyone else to take care of this because we will not be under sold.
Please fill out the form below or call us at 1-800-610-4510

Please, enter a valid value