Ministry of Finance
The Ministry of Finance oversees taxation, revenue and government spending. The ministry supports the Treasury Board and Minister of Finance by providing financial and administrative services and leadership to government ministries, agencies and the public.
1. Information you might be looking for
The SATC program offers a one-time $500 payment to all eligible Saskatchewan residents to help address inflationary pressures and the resulting impact on the cost of living.
Get information about Saskatchewan’s liquor consumption tax, the PST, fuel and tobacco tax programs and more.
Get information about Saskatchewan's personal income tax structure.
To assist you with filing provincial tax returns for your business, Saskatchewan Finance offers the Saskatchewan Electronic Tax Service.
Find out about the 2023-24 Budget.
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 Canada Pension Plan (CPP) Enhancement and how it will impact employees and employers.
2. Plans and Annual Reports
Plan for 2023-24
The plan for 2023-24 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.
The Ministry of Finance's 2022-23 Annual Report presents the ministry's activities and results for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2023. 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.
3. Programs and services
Tax information on fuel and tobacco purchases for Status Indians on reserves.
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.
The Office of Planning, Performance and Improvement supports planning and reporting efforts across government.
The Liquor Consumption Tax is a 10% tax on the total selling price of beer, wine and spirits.
Information on the non-refundable income tax credit designed to encourage plant and equipment investment in Saskatchewan.
Each year, the provincial government prepares a detailed budget to show the government's plan for spending and raising money.
The Provincial Sales Tax is a 6% sales tax that 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.
Following the end of each fiscal year (March 31), the Government of Saskatchewan prepares the Public Accounts which are published in two volumes. A Compendium of Financial Statements and a Compendium of Payee Details are also compiled.
The Research and Development (R&D) Tax Credit encourages R&D activity in Saskatchewan.
Saskatchewan Finance is committed to providing convenient electronic service options – you can find our electronic tax services on this site.
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.
4. Minister and managers
Hon. Donna Harpauer, Minister
|Room 312, 2405 Legislative Drive, Regina, SK, S4S 0B3
Max Hendricks, Deputy Minister
Deputy Minister's Office
|11th Floor, 2350 Albert Street, Regina, SK, S4P 4A6
Chris Bayda, Provincial Comptroller
Provincial Comptroller's Office
|8th Floor, 2350 Albert Street, Regina, SK, S4P 4A6
Nancy Perras, Assistant Deputy Minister
|5th Floor, 2350 Albert Street, Regina, SK, S4P 4A6
|PO Box 200, Regina, SK, S4P 2Z6
Cullen Stewart, Assistant Deputy Minister
Fiscal Policy Division
|9th Floor, 2350 Albert Street, Regina, SK, S4P 4A6
Karen Lautsch, Assistant Deputy Minister
Corporate Services and OPPI Division
|9th Floor, 2350 Albert Street, Regina, SK, S4P 4A6
Brent Hebert, Assistant Deputy Minister
Treasury Board Secretariat
|10th Floor, 2350 Albert Street, Regina, SK, S4P 4A6
Rod Balkwill, Assistant Deputy Minister and Chief Investment Officer
Provincial Treasury Office
|6th Fl, 2350 Albert Street, Regina, SK, S4P 4A6
5. Forms and publications
Forms are available for download in PDF format. Please note: printed returns will not be properly micro-encoded, so cannot be paid at a bank or credit union.
You can find all publications for this ministry in the Publications Centre.
The following acts and regulations are administered by the Ministry of Finance and are available in PDF format. The links below are provided with the consent of Office of the King's Printer pursuant to Government of Saskatchewan copyright policies. Printed copies of the legislation are also available through the Freelaw website.
7. News releases
Read the ministry's most recent news releases
Loss Reports Tabled
The most recent quarterly reports on losses of public money within government ministries and Crown corporations, for the period from October 1,...
Applications now Open for the Saskatchewan Secondary Suite Incentive Grant Program
Today, the Government of Saskatchewan announced that applications are now being accepted for the Saskatchewan Secondary Suite Incentive (SSI) Grant...
Indexation and Carbon Tax Relief Will Save Saskatchewan Families Money in 2024
Low personal taxes and indexation are among the measures the provincial government is taking to help make life more affordable for Saskatchewan...
2023-24 Mid-Year Report Shows Revenue Growth Offset by Expense Due to Drought
Potash prices and sales impacted by global market conditions, and higher crop insurance claims due to severe drought that hit parts of the province...
Humboldt Launches Free Counselling To Children And Youth
Free, rapid access counselling services are now available to children, youth and their caregivers in Humboldt. The launch is part of the Government...