July 2020 News
Liberals Deny They Are Planning a Housing Tax | Jul 21, 2020
Media are reporting that the Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) is spending $250,000 to study the prospect of a first-ever federal home equity tax that would see residences taxed as capital gains.
At their policy convention, Liberals proposed a 50 per cent capital gains tax on the sale of residential homes.
Chris Lewis MP Stopped by Jim’s Sub Shop for Lunch Today | Jul 14, 2020
Was great to eat lunch at Jim’s Sub Shop patio today in Kingsville.
Like so many local businesses Jim’s has struggled and made it through and I am so glad they did! They are making the world a better place one sub at a time!!!!
Thank you, Brian’s Custom Sports, for working hard during the pandemic to provide PPE to keep our frontline workers safe! Your commitment to the community and doing something for the “greater good” is greatly appreciated.
Finance Minister Bill Morneau tabled the government’s Economic and Fiscal ‘Snapshot’. The Finance Minister confirmed that the Liberals are running a deficit of $343.2 billion this year, and for the first time the net federal debt will reach over $1 trillion this year.
Thank you Olde School Deli & Cafe! You continued to serve the community during this COVID-19 Pandemic, through curbside pick-up and delivery. Even greater, for your “Suggest a Senior” initiative! Olde School launched “Suggest a Senior” on March 17th!
Today Chris Lewis MP met with Dean Allison MP and Tony Baldinelli MP for lunch and discussion over supporting the Canadian wine industry. Particularly regarding Australia’s excise tax exemption challenge through the World Trade Organization.