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HOA charging GST #515360
06/21/16 06:54 AM
06/21/16 06:54 AM
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TexasDan Offline OP
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Why would a non-profit HOA charge GST at 12.5%? I understand that if you are renting the condo that you have to pay a hotel tax or GST. But the HOA charging a GST tax is outrageous. Sounds like just another way for the HOA to screw you or the government to screw you.

Re: HOA charging GST [Re: TexasDan] #515361
06/21/16 07:09 AM
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RobertJ Offline
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Would they do that?????

What a shocker....!!!!............:)

Re: HOA charging GST [Re: TexasDan] #515362
06/21/16 07:21 AM
06/21/16 07:21 AM
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The GST program is fairly simple and easy to understand.....However you can always ask your HOA to provide you with a GST tax ID number....Services are taxable in addition to many tangible items.....Just like many Federal, Municipal or County governments in the US, taxes are required.....We pay our share and we are required by law to provide our guests with a receipt to include the TAX ID number and the GST amount....Not sure if this helps however you can learn more here www.gst.gov.bz/downloads/Act-49-2005.pdf


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Re: HOA charging GST [Re: TexasDan] #515365
06/21/16 11:08 AM
06/21/16 11:08 AM
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The law requires the HOA's of all condo projects to charge GST on the monthly maintenance fees.

Re: HOA charging GST [Re: TexasDan] #515372
06/21/16 12:56 PM
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Its a sales tax. Who is not familiar with that?


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