TEI Comments on Proposed Retroactive Amendment of British Columbia Sales Tax

On April 30, 2009, TEI submitted comments to the Honorable Colin Hansen, Minister of Finance for the Province of British Columbia, concerning the proposed retroactive amendment of the BC retail sales tax in respect of certain materials mailed into the province.

The comments were prepared under the aegis of TEI's Canadian Commodity Tax Committee, whose chair is Phil W. Riley of ArcelorMittal Dofasco Inc. Also contributing materially to the preparation of TEI's comments were Diana M. Spagnuolo of Imperial Oil Limited and Terri D. McPhail of TELUS Communications Inc. Mary L. Fahey, TEI's General Counsel, is the legal staff liaison to the committee.

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