The calculator will take you through the process of calculating the cost in GST of buying a car in Australia using the GST and you can use the calculator to figure out if your gas bill is fair.
If your car is not registered, you will need to contact the Gasoline Tax Board for information about registering a new car or vehicle.
The calculator will calculate the amount of GST to be paid on your purchase.
This is how you will be able to calculate your gas bills:What is gas tax?
The GST is a tax on fuel used by a person or business to produce a consumer product.
Gas tax is charged by the GSTO on every unit of gas used to produce that consumer product, regardless of how much gas is actually consumed.
Gas is also charged on all the fuel consumed by a household to produce the same consumer product.(See GST Calculator)Gas tax can be collected by either:The GSTB collects a fee of $0.60 per litre of gas, for a vehicle’s CO2 emissions and emissions of nitrogen oxides.
This fee is collected at the gas pump and is assessed at the pump to help ensure gas prices are affordable for households and businesses.
If the gas price is lower than the value of the vehicle, the GSTB will charge you the difference.
This will include the GST on the price you paid for the gas and any taxes, surcharges or exemptions that you might have received.
If you are an individual, the Gas Tax Act does not apply to you.
The GSTB’s gas tax and GST is charged on the GST/HST paid to you by the government.
The GST can be paid online or by phone.
You can find more information about gas taxes and how to claim them here.
For more information, visit the Gas and Electricity Pricing website.
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