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Thursday, March 21, 2013 8:00 AM
With only a few days left before the return of the Provincial Sales Tax (PST), retailers that have not yet registered for the PST are being reminded they need to have a new PST account number.
Monday, March 4, 2013 12:15 PM
The Community Social Services Employers' Association and the Community Social Services Bargaining Association have reached a tentative agreement under the 2012 Cooperative Gains Mandate.
Thursday, February 28, 2013 1:45 PM
New legislation introduced by the B.C. government will create an important option for people to save for retirement and provide an additional financial safety net for the approximately two-thirds of B.C. workers who do not have access to group pension plans.
Tuesday, February 19, 2013 2:35 PM
Balanced Budget 2013 delivers on government's commitment to balance the budget while investing in early childhood development and helping B.C. families save for their children's future training and education.
Tuesday, January 29, 2013 8:30 AM
The B.C. government has appointed nationally respected economist Dr. Tim O'Neill to review and assess the economic and revenue projections contained in the upcoming provincial budget.
Friday, September 28, 2012 10:55 AM
A tentative agreement for a new contract for public service employees throughout British Columbia has been reached with the B.C. Government and Service Employees' Union, Finance Minister Michael de Jong announced today.
Monday, September 17, 2012 9:30 AM
The Expert Panel on Business Taxation has submitted its report on B.C.'s Business Tax Competitiveness to Finance Minister Michael de Jong.
Thursday, September 13, 2012 10:30 AM
B.C. continues to weather the global economic storm, but declining natural gas revenues are having a major impact on provincial revenues and government will trim its spending taking action to ensure the 2013-14 budget is balanced, Finance Minister Michael de Jong announced today.
Monday, May 28, 2012 1:55 PM
Finance Minister Kevin Falcon introduced legislation setting out the transitional rules for newly built residential housing, providing certainty about the application of tax for purchasers and the residential construction industry, and ensuring purchasers are treated equitably during the transition from the HST back to the PST.
Thursday, May 3, 2012 2:01 PM
First-time home buyers can receive a cheque for up to $10,000 to help with the cost of buying a newly built home, and seniors who need permanent home renovations, to help them stay in their homes longer, will be assisted with the cost of those renovations through legislation introduced today by Finance Minister Kevin Falcon.