Today’s Saskatchewan provincial budget raises the PST to 6% at midnight tonight.

Also, tobacco taxes are being raised effective midnight tonight.

RCC was not consulted or informed of this tax increase or implementation timing in advance of today’s budget.

RCC Action:

RCC will be providing members with a full analysis of 2017 budget tomorrow.

To view the 2017 Saskatchewan budget papers, click here:

If you have any questions or concerns, please don’t hesitate to contact: Lanny McInnes, Director -  Government Relations (Prairies) at: [email protected] or 204-253-1654