Being that we are taxed to the hilt, why make us do the calculation to figure out the realistic price? Nothing like getting it rubbed in my face many times a day. Just put the real price on the tag.
Through the lowering of the GST and reductions in transfer payments from the Federal government, Ontario municipalities are struggling to both maintain their existing infrastructure and effectively fund and build new infrastructure. There is an infrastructure gap in Ontario that needs to be filled so cities are able to continue to be economic drivers in this province. As part of the Metrolinx Investment Strategy, one ...more »
Charge extra sales tax on luxury (high end)goods. With the widenning gap from rich to poor this is one easy way to even the field a bit.
The provincial portion of HST collected on home heating fuels such as natural gas, propane and furnace oil should be refunded to Ontarians falling below a maximum income threshold. The same should be done for hydro utility bills. The increased market volatility of recent years (in part caused by market speculation) coupled with risk premiums resulting from turbulent geopolitical events have left lower income Ontarians ...more »
Eliminate the Ontario Sales Tax Credit, offset by a reduction in the official sales tax rate, which will reduce the probability and severity of tax evasion, while lowering the administrative costs.