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B.C.'s Business Tax Regime Needs Competitive Jumpstart

One item sorely missing from the B.C. finance minister's recent budget was a plan to make the province's business taxes more competitive and attractive for investment. When the province shifted back to the PST last year, the cost of doing business and investing increased dramatically. Disappointingly, de Jong's budget did nothing to address this shackle around BC's economy. Tax reform, however, might be the light at the end of tunnel.
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B.C. Minister Introduces New PST Bill

VICTORIA - The tax that launched a province-wide referendum, forced a premier out of office and set off a series of political apologies is officially on its way out.British Columbia's finance minister...