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British Columia HST Voted Down

Discussion in 'Canada' started by MapleMoose, Aug 27, 2011.

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  1. Aug 27, 2011 at 10:31 PM
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    Whats your thoughts on the HST Referendum?

    Personally, being employed by a small business, i think it was a bad idea to throw out the HST. The small businesses will be the most effected by this change. I think lots of jobs will be lost.

    Im really frustrated by the fact that their wasnt enough "explanation" when it was introduced. That was the major failure to the HST.
     
  2. Aug 27, 2011 at 10:54 PM
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    54 % of British Columbians that cast ballots in the referendum are officially retarded
     
  3. Aug 27, 2011 at 10:58 PM
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    Reversal is projected to cost the province 3.8 billion dollars and we stay at 12% instead of dropping to 10% .

    How could anybody vote to pay more ?
     
  4. Aug 27, 2011 at 10:59 PM
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    And it's Columbia
     
  5. Aug 27, 2011 at 11:08 PM
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    whats HST?
     
  6. Aug 27, 2011 at 11:09 PM
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    Harmonized Sales Tax

    It combines the federal and provincial sales taxes into one .
     
  7. Aug 27, 2011 at 11:20 PM
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    Agreed.

    West Kootenays - 63% are also retarded!
     
  8. Aug 27, 2011 at 11:21 PM
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    Unemployment rate goes up.

    Provincial dept goes up.

    Win.


    Good job BC
     
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    How could anyone in their right minds want to revert back to GST / PST and have to cough up 3 billion ?
     
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    The retards figured they were sticking it to the man and giving Gordon Campbell the finger without thinking about who really pays BC's bills .

    Duh , the taxpayers
     
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    Apparently we prefer our $20 restaurant bills rather than $23.
     
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    But that is pretty short sighted , no ?
     
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    Figures... the one thing he does right for this Province.

    We sure showed* him
     
  14. Aug 27, 2011 at 11:26 PM
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    Oh wait... forgot about the hair cuts.

    No one wants to pay an extra $2 for a haircut
     
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    Well , IDK about how right it was .

    The Liberals campaingned and got elected on a platform to NOT introduce the HST and changed their tune once in office .

    My point is that the stupid thing was in place and it will cost more to remove it , let alone the fact that the HST was set to drop to 10 %
     
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    Im not sure Im understanding the accents in here accuratley, but Political topics are a no-no.....just sayin...
     
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    It's not political , don't worry
     
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    I'll report myself if I get outta hand
     
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    IM OUT!
     
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