No Fixed Amount
Type of Program:
The Government of Ontario provides a refund to businesses which paid tax on fuel used in Ontario to operate auxiliary power take off equipment. A power take off (PTO) operation refers to auxiliary equipment added to a licensed motor vehicle that uses clear diesel fuel, gasoline or propane from the vehicle's fuel tank(s) to operate PTO equipment, such as: cement mixers, aerial buckets, lifts and cranes, refrigeration units, power vacuums, pumps and blowers.
When It Ends:
Download the application form
complete the application, include any supporting documents and mail them to the Ministry of Finance. A refund must be filed and received by the Ministry of Finance (ministry) within 4 years from the date the tax was paid.
keep one copy for their records.
If the total of all refunds claimed for a calendar year does not exceed $500, applicants do not need to send supporting records with their application. Please note that all the information relating to the refund must kept for seven years and be provided in the event of a ministry audit.
Maurice (Moe) Muise learned the ins-and-outs of government while an employee of the Government of Canada in Ottawa for 10 years. His current focus is helping small businesses in Ontario to identify and maximize government grants to grow their business.
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