tax increases on beer
in Ontario since June 21, 2004
higher taxes in Ontario
than New York
Taxes on a case of 24 cans:
more taxes on beer in Ontario than in Quebec.
Ontario has among the lowest beer prices in Canada. Take a look at what people in other provinces are paying.
The average prices shown are for standard cases of mainstream brands like Coors Light and Budweiser in 24-packs of cans or bottles, whichever was cheaper, in January 2019.
The Beer Store system keeps prices down despite high taxes thanks to the efficiency of the system. Provinces like Alberta with privatized systems cost consumers more.
more volume than Quebec convenience stores.