Posts about “Canada”

Digital tax trends: Ten international plans to tax the digital economy

Tue, Apr 12, 2016
Digital tax trends indicate a move to destination-based taxation. We like to keep those affected up-to-date so here’s a list of countries planning such changes. The common thread in international digital tax trends is the move from a supplier-based taxation to one based on the consumer’s location, or destination-based taxation. The Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) has already approved the destination-based principle in Action 1 of the October 2015 release of their Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) report.

Canada sales tax compliance now supported by Taxamo

Wed, Mar 23, 2016
If you are a Canadian merchant selling digital goods and services in Canada you can now use Taxamo for Canada sales tax compliance. Here at Taxamo we have had feedback from our Canadian digital service merchants that they found it difficult to comply with domestic tax reporting requirements while also complying with new global digital tax requirements. Taxamo has launched support of Canadian sales tax compliance for our merchants who have a Canadian domestic reporting requirement.