The Ontario Government is considering drafting new legislation to address the issue of the applicability of the Ontario Retail Sales Tax to software and related services. At present, the government is going through a consultation process with industry organizations such as the Information Technology Association of Canada for Ontario. A copy of the draft legislation will be posted on the Website of the Ministry of Finance. Interested parties will be able to contact the ministry with their comments and suggestions. For additional information, visit:


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