BC cuts PST in half on non-residential electricity

Following years of steeply increasing hikes to the cost of electricity, the Provincial Budget 2017-18 includes a plan to eliminate the Provincial Sales Tax charged on non-residential electricity. The plan is to phase out the PST on electricity sales starting in October Read More

Welcoming a new LWA Team Member to our Head Office

We recently welcomed to LWA our soon-to-be new office manager, Mary. She has been working closely with Jan, our soon-to-retire office manager, so that when the torch is passed, it is as seamless as possible. Mary brings excellent skills and we look Read More

Welcoming a new associate consultant to LWA

We are pleased to have Brian join our team – he brings a wealth of knowledge from his career at Revenue Canada as an auditor. He is looking forward to playing the ‘good guy’ and giving clients good news about all the Read More

HST gone. But not really.

It was April 1st, 2013 when the British Columbia government brought the Provincial Sales Tax back and ended its experiment with HST. Was it a cruel sense of humour or just coincidence that April Fool’s Day was chosen? We may never know. Read More