Monthly Archives: September 2017

For more than twenty years, the Global Automotive Aftermarket Symposium (GAAS) Scholarship Program provided funds to students in the aftermarket. In late 2016, GAAS was dissolved as was its scholarship program. However, we are happy to announce that a similar program has been created by AIA Canada and the University of the Aftermarket Foundation (UofAF) […]

AIA Canada signed a joint position statement on the NAFTA renegotiation with its automotive aftermarket counterparts from the U.S. (AutoCare) and Mexico (ARIDRA). The letter was submitted to the office of the United States Trade Representative. Under NAFTA’s Chapter 11, Investor-State Dispute Settlement, a corporation can sue the national government of a NAFTA signatory in secret […]

We have received a number of questions from members in regards to how GST/HST is applied to core charges for automotive parts sold by vendors who are GST/HST registrants. AIA reached out to the Ministry of National Revenue to request their support. As a result, the Canada Revenue Agency department that deals with the application […]

Knowledge is POWER. Through the AIA Canada Monthly Minute, important industry information is at your fingertips. Feel free to pass it along to others in your network, and most importantly, enjoy the content that is developed with you in mind. Read the Monthly Minute by clicking here.

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