Tag Archive | HST

Hey, even the Premier agrees with me…

by Bobby O’Keefe On Monday I blogged about the issues with using a lower gas tax for the Amherst area than the rest of the province, as proposed by a retailer in the area. Now it appears that Premier Dexter is in agreement, according to a piece in today’s Amherst Daily News. In response Premier […]

Giving credit where it is due

by Charles Cirtwill Well, the current government of Nova Scotia has had a rough ride over their first year, and deservedly so. Starting first with a tax and spend budget that increased spending by some $600 million dollars and raised personal and consumption taxes to pay for it. Yes, that is correct, using the government’s […]