Excise duty

Excise duties are imposed under the Excise Act, 2001 (Department of Justice) on spirits, wine, and tobacco products made in Canada. This Act provides a modern framework for the taxing of these products and includes modernized administrative provisions for payment, assessment and appeals, and updated enforcement provisions.

Excise duties on beer continue to be imposed under the Excise Act (Department of Justice).

What's new for Excise duty

Stamping regime for tobacco products
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