How Nova Scotia Sales Tax applies to private purchases and transfers of motor vehicles and designated tangible personal property: tax guide 2006

Guidelines on how the Nova Scotia Sales Tax (NSST) applies to private purchases or transfers of motor vehicles and other designated tangible personal property (like boats and aircraft) when acquired anywhere in Canada for use in Nova Scotia.

This tax information guide provides information on how the Nova Scotia Sales Tax (NSST) applies to private purchases and transfers of motor vehicles and other designated tangible personal property when acquired anywhere in Canada for use in Nova Scotia.

Information includes:

  • calculating and paying tax on motor vehicles
  • vehicle appraisals
  • transferring ownership from a non-HST-registered limited company
  • calculating and paying tax on designated tangible personal property
  • exemptions from paying tax
  • rebates of Nova Scotia Sales Tax

Type:
  • Guide

Author: Provincial Tax Commission
Department: Service Nova Scotia and Internal Services