HST Exemption

Year
2011
Category
Taxation
NCLGA Ref#
B31
UBCM Ref#
B155
UBCM Rating
Honourable Mention

Details

WHEREAS the Provincial Government has adopted the ActNow BC program and policies to promote healthier lifestyles for all residents of British Columbia;

AND WHEREAS the Provincial Government has incorporated healthy living information on its website under the ActNow BC program for families, schools, seniors, community, work environments stating that every move is a good move:

THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the NCLGA lobby the Provincial Government for an exemption from the Harmonized Sales Tax for admissions to health and wellness facilities such as but not limited to health clubs, pools, gyms and ice arenas, as well as on the purchase of physical fitness equipment pursuant to the Provincial Government’s promotion for healthy living styles.