Letter – HST deception

Provincial government HST referendum ads are presenting the 10 versus 12 per cent as though this is a vote on rates, which can go up as well as down and are not on the ballot.

HST deception

Provincial government HST referendum ads are presenting the 10 versus 12 per cent as though this is a vote on rates, which can go up as well as down and are not on the ballot. This distracts from the choice — between a federal tax and one that is provincially controlled — and is a bit like asking a child whether he would prefer to take his book or his teddy bear to bed.

E. Kaller,Victoria

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