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Why is Provincial tax not charging at 6% in Saskatchewan?

Overview

You received a notice from the province of Saskatchewan, Canada saying they will change their provincial rate to 6% as of March 23, 2017. 

Environment

AvaTax

Resolution

  • This rate will be updated within AvaTax for transactions dated on or after March 25, 2017. 

To get the proper rate:

  • Date your transactions in SK to 3/25/2017 or later. 
  • If you need to calculate this rate on transactions dated between 3/23/2017 and 3/24/2017, you can create a temporary Rate Override Rule for SK. 

Here's a sample of what the rule will look like: