Tax & Services Levy

Find out when and on what to charge Goods and Services Tax (GST) and Provincial Sales Tax (PST), and when to self-assess, as well as other tax considerations, including income tax withholdings on payments to non-residents.

Review tax and services levy information for Workday through UBC's Self-Service Portal (CWL required). 

Navigate GST requirements on goods and services, including self-assessment, exempt and taxable supplies, and get guidance around processes.

Find out when PST self-assessment is required on goods purchased outside and inside BC, for use in BC.

Jan. 30, 2023

Silvia Magnano joins Treasury as Manager, Treasury Contracts & Real Estate

We are pleased to welcome Silvia Magnano as Manager, Treasury Contracts & Real Estate, reporting to Holly Shepherd, Director, Treasury, effective...
Jan. 23, 2023

Deadline for expense/invoice approval is March 30

Like many institutions, UBC operates on a financial calendar that runs from April 1 to March 31. Please submit all supplier requests as early as...
Dec. 12, 2022

Increase in CRA Prescribed Interest Rate effective January 1, 2023

The CRA Prescribed Interest Rate will increase to 4% as of Jan 1, 2023. This is the interest rate used to calculate taxable benefits for employees...
Jan. 31, 2023
Period+1 Opens for All Companies
Feb. 2, 2023
Cutoff for Supplier Invoice Approvals
Feb. 2, 2023
Cutoff for Expense Report Approvals
Feb. 2, 2023
Supplier and Ad Hoc Payment Activities Closed
Feb. 3, 2023
Travel & Expense Activities Closed