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Ministry of Finance

 Saskatchewan Ministry of Finance

The Ministry of Finance oversees taxation, revenue and government spending. We support the Treasury Board and Minister of Finance by providing financial and administrative services and leadership to government ministries, agencies and the public.

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1. Information you might be looking for

Learn About My Personal Taxes
Get information about Saskatchewan’s personal income tax structure, the PST, the liquor consumption tax, and fuel and tobacco tax programs.
Saskatchewan Electronic Tax Service (SETS)
To assist you with filing provincial tax returns for your business, Saskatchewan Finance offers the Saskatchewan Electronic Tax Service.

Provincial Budget
The Government of Saskatchewan has achieved a balanced budget that balances growth by controlling spending while continuing to invest in priority areas, supports quality of life for Saskatchewan's growing population, and balances economic progress with social progress.
First-Time Homebuyers Tax Credit

A provincial non-refundable income tax credit of up to $1,100 for eligible taxpayers on qualified homes purchased after December 31, 2011.

Learn About the Canadian Pension Plan CPP Enhancement

Learn About the Canadian Pension Plan CPP Enhancement and how it will impact employees and employers.

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2. Plans and Annual Reports

Plan for 2017-18

The plan for 2017-18 reflects the Government’s goals of sustaining growth and opportunities for Saskatchewan people, meeting the challenges of growth, securing a better quality of life for all Saskatchewan people and delivering responsive and responsible government.

For previous Ministry plans, please visit Prior Year Plans, Reports and Guiding Documents.

Annual Reports

The Ministry of Finance's 2016-17 Annual Report presents the ministry’s activities and results for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2017. It reports to the public and elected officials on public commitments made and other key accomplishments of the Ministry.

Previous fiscal year annual reports can be found by visiting Prior Year Plans, Reports and Guiding Documents.

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3. Programs and services

First Nations Fuel & Tobacco Tax Refund Program

Tax information on fuel and tobacco purchases for Status Indians on reserves. 

Fuel Tax Programs

Information about fuel tax programs and about the taxes imposed on persons importing fuel into the province, exporting fuel, or purchasing fuel in Saskatchewan for sale or for their own use or consumption.

Government Planning and Reporting

The Office of Planning, Performance and Improvement supports planning and reporting efforts across government.

Liquor Consumption Tax

The Liquor Consumption Tax is a 10% tax on the total selling price of beer, wine, and spirits.

Manufacturing & Processing Investment Tax Credit

Information on the non-refundable income tax credit designed to encourage plant and equipment investment in Saskatchewan.

Provincial Budget

Each year the provincial government prepares a detailed budget to show the government's plan for spending and raising money.

Provincial Sales Tax

The Provincial Sales Tax is a 6% sales tax which applies to the purchase, importation, or rental of certain goods and services. Businesses that sell taxable goods or services in the Province are required to obtain a Provincial Sales Tax vendor's licence.

Public Accounts

Following the end of each fiscal year (March 31), the Government of Saskatchewan prepares the Public Accounts which are published in two volumes. A Financial Statements Compendium is also compiled.

Research & Development Tax Credit

The Research and Development (R&D) Credit encourages R&D activity in Saskatchewan.

Saskatchewan Electronic Tax Services (SETS)

Saskatchewan Finance is committed to providing convenient electronic service options - you can find our electronic tax services here.

Saskatchewan Savings Bonds

In 2007, over $183 million in Saskatchewan Savings Bonds were sold.  The bonds are a safe and secure way to invest in the future of Saskatchewan.

Tobacco Tax Programs

Information about tobacco tax programs and the taxes imposed on tobacco that is imported into Saskatchewan or purchased in the province for sale or for own use or consumption.

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4. Minister and managers

Hon. Donna Harpauer
Hon. Donna Harpauer, Minister

Minister's Office

Phone (306) 787-6060
Fax (306) 787-6055
Email fin.minister@gov.sk.ca
Mailing Address Room 312, Legislative Building, 2405 Legislative Drive, Regina, SK, Canada, S4S 0B3
Rupen Pandya
Rupen Pandya, Deputy Minister

Deputy Minister's Office

Phone (306) 787-6621
Fax (306) 787-7155
Email rupen.pandya@gov.sk.ca
Mailing Address 11th Floor, 2350 Albert Street, Regina, SK, Canada, S4P 4A6
Terry Paton, Provincial Comptroller

Provincial Comptroller's Office

Phone (306) 787-9254
Fax (306) 787-9720
Email Terry.Paton@gov.sk.ca
Mailing Address 8th Floor, 2350 Albert Street, Regina, SK, Canada, S4P 4A6
Denise Macza, Associate Deputy Minister

Treasury Board Branch

Phone (306) 787-6780
Fax (306) 787-3982
Email Denise.Macza@gov.sk.ca
Mailing Address 10th Floor, 2350 Albert Street, Regina, SK, Canada, S4P 4A6
Brent Hebert, Assistant Deputy Minister

Revenue Division

Phone (306) 787-6685
Fax (306) 787-6653
Email brent.hebert@gov.sk.ca
Physical Address 5th Floor, 2350 Albert Street, Regina, SK, Canada, S4P 4A6
Mailing Address PO Box 200, Regina, SK, Canada, S4P 2Z6
Dave Wild, Associate Deputy Minister

Public Employees Benefits Agency

Phone (306) 787-6757
Fax (306) 798-0065
Mailing Address 1000 - 1801 Hamilton Street, Regina, SK, Canada, S4P 4W3
Joanne Brockman, Executive Director

Economic and Fiscal Policy Branch

Phone (306) 787-6743
Fax (306) 787-1426
Email Joanne.Brockman@gov.sk.ca
Mailing Address 9th Floor, 2350 Albert Street, Regina, SK, Canada, S4P 4A6
Arun Srinivas, Assistant Deputy Minister

Taxation and Intergovernmental Affairs Branch

Phone (306) 787-6731
Fax (306) 787-7003
Email Arun.Srinivas@gov.sk.ca
Mailing Address 944 - 2350 Albert Street, Regina, SK, Canada, S4P 4A6
Deanna Bergbusch, Assistant Deputy Minister

Office of Planning, Performance and Improvement

Phone (306) 787-2572
Fax (306) 787-3982
Email deanna.bergbusch@gov.sk.ca
Mailing Address 10th Floor, 2350 Albert Street, Regina, SK, Canada, S4P 4A6
Jeff Welke, Executive Director

Communications Branch

Phone (306) 787-6046
Fax (306) 787-7155
Email jeff.welke@gov.sk.ca
Mailing Address 11th Floor, 2350 Albert Street, Regina, SK, Canada, S4P 4A6
Karen Allen, Assistant Deputy Minister

Corporate Services Division

Phone (306) 787-6530
Fax (306) 787-6576
Email karen.allen@gov.sk.ca
Mailing Address 5th Floor, 2350 Albert Street, Regina, SK, Canada, S4P 4A6
Brian Miller, Executive Director

Personnel Policy Secretariat

Phone (306) 787-3101
Fax (306) 798-0386
Email brian.miller2@gov.sk.ca
Mailing Address 11th Floor, 2350 Albert Street, Regina, SK, Canada, S4P 4A6
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6. Legislation

The following acts and regulations are administered by the Ministry of Finance and are available in pdf format.  The url links below are provided with the consent of the Queen’s Printer for Saskatchewan pursuant to Government of Saskatchewan copyright policies.  Printed copies of the legislation are also available  through the Queen’s Printer website.

To order or subscribe, please visit www.qp.gov.sk.ca.  If you don’t have Adobe Reader on your system, you can download it for free.

The Provincial Sales Tax Act

The Fuel Tax Act, 2000

The Tobacco Tax Act, 1998

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7. News releases

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