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.

Dec. 21, 2020

New CRA Guidance on Claiming Employment Expenses

Since March, many UBC employees have been working from home as a result of our response to COVID-19, and affected employees have been asking whether...
Dec. 8, 2020

Year End - Procurement and Accounts Payable Key Dates

UBC’s fiscal year end is March 31, but the deadlines for some procurement and accounts payable activities are as early as December. If your work...
Nov. 2, 2020

Workday is Now Live

Workday is now live, retrofitting and integrating 42 applications across the university. Some of these systems were 25 years old or more. This major...
Feb. 1, 2021
Period Opens for January
Feb. 1, 2021
Cutoff for Supplier Invoices
Feb. 1, 2021
Cutoff for Expense Reports
Feb. 2, 2021
Cutoff for Customer Invoices and Cash Sales
Feb. 3, 2021
Cutoff for January accounting journals