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Excise Tax Act

Version of section 135 from 2003-01-01 to 2019-06-16:

Marginal note:Sponsorship of public sector bodies

 For the purposes of this Part, where a public sector body makes

  • (a) a supply of a service, or

  • (b) a supply by way of licence of the use of a copyright, trade-mark, trade-name or other similar property of the body,

to a person who is the sponsor of an activity of the body for use by the person exclusively in publicizing the person’s business, the supply by the body of the service or the use of the property shall be deemed not to be a supply, except where it may reasonably be regarded that the consideration for the supply is primarily for a service of advertising by means of radio or television or in a newspaper, magazine or other publication published periodically or for a prescribed service.

  • [NOTE: Application provisions are not included in the consolidated text
  • see relevant amending Acts and regulations.]
  • 1990, c. 45, s. 12
  • 1997, c. 10, s. 3

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