There is no GST on coffee pods

  1. Is the product tea, coffee or a similar product?
Tea, coffee, coffee essence, chicory, chicory essence and malt that can be used to make a beverage are GST-free. This includes products that are marketed principally as tea, coffee and malted beverage preparations. Preparations marketed as substitutes for tea, coffee and malted beverage preparations are also GST-free (for example, hot chocolate and drinking chocolate preparations).
Tea, coffee and similar products marketed in ready-to-drink form are taxable.
Last modified 24 May 2017 QC 16413