February 14, 2014 - A drop in potash revenue means the government will dip into the province’s rainy day fund to maintain a balanced budget.
December 31, 2013 - Saskatchewan people will save an estimated $6.5 million in 2014 with the continued indexation of the provincial income tax system.Read More
November 27, 2013- Thanks to a diverse and growing economy, Saskatchewan remains on track to balance its books in 2013-14, with surpluses projected for both the General Revenue Fund (GRF) and Summary Financial Statements.
November 7, 2013 - Finance Minister Ken Krawetz today introduced The Accounting Profession Act, to strengthen and unify the accounting profession in Saskatchewan.Read More
November 4, 2013 - Today the Government of Saskatchewan announced it will maintain the current provincial tax framework for credit unions for the 2013 tax year, and introduce necessary amendments to The Income Tax Act, 2000 during the spring session of Legislature.Read More
October 29, 2013 - Consumers and businesses can now verify online, anytime, that the businesses they deal with are licensed or registered with the Government of Saskatchewan for purposes of the Provincial Sales Tax (PST).Read More
August 8, 2013 - Saskatchewan remains on track to balance its books in 2013-14, with a pre-transfer surplus of $33.0 million forecast for the General Revenue Fund (GRF).Read More
June 28, 2013 - Saskatchewan’s resilient economy and surging population helped the Government of Saskatchewan achieve strong financial results in 2012-13, as the province continues to grow and move forward.Read More
May 8, 2013 - Saskatchewan businesses affected by flooding may be eligible for relief from penalty and interest charges that result from filing late sales tax returns.Read More
April 30, 2013 - Income tax reductions by the Government of Saskatchewan since 2007 have resulted in significant savings for families and individuals.Read More
April 8, 2013 - The Government of Saskatchewan today introduced legislation to create an important new option to help provincial residents save for retirement.Read More
March 20, 2013 - Finance Minister Ken Krawetz today tabled a balanced budget that controls spending while making key investments aimed at ensuring a better quality of life for all Saskatchewan people.Read More
February 15, 2013 - Saskatchewan has maintained its enviable position through the first three quarters of this fiscal year, remaining the only province in Canada on track for a balanced budget.Read More
February 4, 2013 - The most recent quarterly reports on losses of public money within government ministries and Crown corporations have been tabled with their respective legislative committees.Read More
December 28, 2012 - Indexation of provincial income tax will continue to protect Saskatchewan people from inflation and save Saskatchewan taxpayers an estimated $20.2 million in 2013.Read More
November 27, 2012 - Strong Economy Offsets Downturn in Resource Revenue
The overall strength of the province's growing, diverse economy and prudent expense management has kept Saskatchewan on track to be the only province in Canada to balance its 2012-13 budgetRead More
November 5, 2012 - The most recent quarterly reports on losses of public money within government ministries and Crown corporations, for the period July 1 to September 30, 2012, have been tabled with their respective legislative committees.Read More
Did You Know?
There is $3.5 million in Budget 2013-14 for Transit Assistance for the Disabled, doubling capital grants for paratransit buses and expanding the program to more municipalities.