2017 Saskatchewan Provincial Sales Tax Increase

The budget released March 22, 2017 by the Saskatchewan government included an increase to the Provincial Sales Tax (PST) and declared that insurance premiums are now subject to PST.

Effective July 1, 2017, insurance premiums will be subject to the 6% PST. This will apply to premium payments due on or after July 1, 2017 and will affect employers with employees who reside in Saskatchewan. The adjustments will be reflected on your July billing statement.