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Is HST Returned in the GetTax Results?

Overview

When making a GetTax call to Avalara with the API, calculating tax in Canada, is the HST rate returned in the GetTax results?

Environment

A15 API

Resolution

The individual GST and PST rates are returned in the GetTax Results. You will need to build functionality to combine the returned GST and PST rates for transactions in the HST provinces.

 

"TaxDetails": {

"Country": "CA"
"Region": "CA"
"JurisType": "Country"
"JurisCode": "CA"
"Taxable": "8.85"
"Rate": "0.050000"
"Tax": "0.44"
"JurisName": "CANADA"
}
{
"Country": "CA"
"Region": "NL"
"JurisType": "State"
"JurisCode": "NL"
"Taxable": "8.85"
"Rate": "0.080000"
"Tax": "0.71"
"JurisName": "NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR"
}