Excise Act, 2001 (S.C. 2002, c. 22)

Act current to 2014-04-02 and last amended on 2013-06-26. Previous Versions

Marginal note:Exemption for small retail inventory

 Tax under this Part in respect of the inventory of all taxed tobacco of a person that is held at the beginning of January 1, 2008 at a separate retail establishment of the person is not payable if that retail establishment holds inventory of 30,000 or fewer units.

  • 2006, c. 4, s. 34;
  • 2007, c. 35, s. 199.
Marginal note:Taking of inventory

 Every person liable to pay tax under this Part shall, for the purposes of this Part, determine that person’s inventory of all taxed tobacco.

  • 2006, c. 4, s. 34.
Marginal note:Returns
  •  (1) Every person liable to pay tax under this Part shall, on or before February 29, 2008, file a return with the Minister in the prescribed form and manner.

  • Marginal note:Separate returns

    (2) A person authorized under subsection 239(2) of the Excise Tax Act to file separate returns in respect of a separate branch or division may file separate returns under this Part in respect of that branch or division.

  • 2006, c. 4, s. 34;
  • 2007, c. 35, s. 200.
Marginal note:Payment
  •  (1) Every person shall pay to the Receiver General the total tax payable by the person under this Part on or before February 29, 2008.

  • Marginal note:Minimum interest

    (2) No interest in respect of an amount payable by a person under this Part is payable if, at the time the person pays the amount, the total of that interest otherwise payable is less than $25.

  • Marginal note:Extension

    (3) The Minister may at any time extend in writing the time for filing a return, or paying the tax payable, under this Part and, where the Minister so extends the time,

    • (a) the return shall be filed or tax payable shall be paid within the time as so extended; and

    • (b) interest is payable under section 170 as if the time had not been extended.

  • 2006, c. 4, s. 34;
  • 2007, c. 35, s. 201.

PART 4ALCOHOL

General

Marginal note:Application — Importation of Intoxicating Liquors Act

 For greater certainty, the Importation of Intoxicating Liquors Act continues to apply to the importation, sending, taking and transportation of intoxicating liquor into a province.