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.

Sep. 27, 2022

Increase in CRA Prescribed Interest Rate effective Oct 1, 2022

The CRA Prescribed Interest Rate will increase to 3% as of Oct 1, 2022. This is the interest rate used to calculate taxable benefits for employees...
Sep. 6, 2022

Leadership change within the Vice-President, Finance and Operations, portfolio

Karamjeet Heer will be leaving UBC to take up a new role at Simon Fraser University. She joined the university in 2019 as Comptroller and was more...
Sep. 6, 2022

A message from Vice-President, Finance, Karamjeet Heer

A short while ago, the President’s Office sent a Bulletin to the university announcing some changes in the VPFO’s senior leadership team. I have...
Oct. 3, 2022
Cutoff for Accounting Journal EIB Submissions
Oct. 3, 2022
Cutoff for ISD EIB Submissions
Oct. 4, 2022
ISDs EIBs Loaded by Data Management
Oct. 4, 2022
Cutoff for Cash Sales Approvals
Oct. 4, 2022
Accounting Journals EIBs Loaded by Data Management