Income Tax Section - 2013
To Receive Updates
Each time we change the information on our website, we record that change on this page. This lets you see at a glance what changes have been made.
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December 12, 2013
Bulletin IPT 001, Insurance Premium Tax for Taxable Insurers, has been revised to include updated information on preparing tax returns.
July 23, 2013
Bulletin PIT 002, Training Tax Credits for Apprentices, has been revised to include updated information about the programs eligible for training tax credits.
Bulletin CIT 013, Training Tax Credit for Employers, has been revised to include updated information about the programs eligible for training tax credits.
June 28, 2013
The provincial government announced its 2013 Budget - June Update on June 27, 2013. Read the tax change details on our B.C. Provincial Budget Tax Changes page.
June 27, 2013
Bulletin GEN 003, Appeals of Tax Assessments, Disallowed Refunds or Other Determinations, has been renumbered and renamed. This bulletin is now GEN 002, Appeals, and has also been updated with information on appeals under the Provincial Sales Tax Act.
February 19, 2013
The provincial government announced its 2013 Budget on February 19, 2013. Programs administered by the Income Taxation Branch are amended as a result.
Read the tax change details on our B.C. Provincial Budget Tax Changes page.
January 14, 2013
Check out our new website at www.gov.bc.ca/incometaxes
This site was designed with you in mind and will make it easier for you to find the information you need when you need it.
Bulletin IPT 001, Insurance Premium Tax for Taxable Insurers. This bulletin has been rewritten and provides information to help taxable insurers understand how the insurance premium tax applies to their business.
Notice to Taxable Insurers. This notice provides information to assist taxable insurers with preparing their 2012 tax returns.
Information Sheet 2013-001, BC Basic Personal Income Tax Credits: 2003 - 2011. This new information sheet lists previous years' basic personal income tax credits. Current year basic tax credits can be found on our new website at www.gov.bc.ca/incometaxes
Information Sheet 2013-002, Personal Income Tax Rates: 2003 - 2011. This new information sheet lists previous years' personal income tax rates. Current rates can be found on our new website at www.gov.bc.ca/incometaxes
FIN 196, Application for Refund of Logging Tax. This revised form has been redesigned and now provides online calculations to assist Canadian-controlled private corporations with claiming logging tax refunds.