Excise Tax Act
Marginal note:Pay telephones
165.1 (1) Where the consideration for a supply of a telecommunication service is paid by depositing coins in a coin-operated telephone, the tax payable in respect of the supply is equal to
(a) zero where the amount deposited for the supply does not exceed $0.25; and
(b) in any other case, the total of the amounts computed in accordance with subsections 165(1) and (2), except that where that total is equal to a multiple of $0.05 plus a fraction of $0.05, the fraction
(i) if less than $0.025, may be disregarded for the purposes of this Part, and
(ii) if equal to or greater than $0.025, shall be deemed, for the purposes of this Part, to be an amount equal to $0.05.
Marginal note:Coin-operated devices
(2) Where the consideration for a supply of tangible personal property or a service is paid by depositing a single coin in a mechanical coin-operated device that is designed to accept only a single coin of twenty-five cents or less as the total consideration for the supply and the tangible personal property is dispensed from the device or the service is rendered through the operation of the device, the tax payable in respect of the supply is equal to zero.
- [NOTE: Application provisions are not included in the consolidated text
- see relevant amending Acts and regulations.]
- 1997, c. 10, s. 160
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