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Monday, September 18, 2017
This letter to the editor appeared in the Brandon Sun, September 19th, 2017 edition. The Brandon Chamber of Commerce, over the past ten months, has actively been involved in the process of evaluating the proposed Development Cost Charges, currently under consideration by Brandon City Council.  For most people, it is easy to forget that growth comes with a cost.  We enjoy the benefits of new ...read more
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Wednesday, August 23, 2017
This op-ed first appeared in the Canadian Chamber of Commerce's Five Minutes for Business Aug 22, 2017 These are not tweaks! The government has just proposed the most radical tax overhaul in 50 years. We’re particularly worried about the impact on business from (1) a new tax on investment income in a corporation and (2) tough new rules for compensation in family businesses. Why is the ...read more
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