Thursday, February 25, 2010

Alberta's Oil Patch Taxed Way Too Much!

No wonder our economy is suffering in Alberta . Our oil and gas industry pays higher taxes in the province than any other industry says Jack Mintz. He also says they're taxed higher than any other jurisdiction in the world. Thanks Ed!

"CALGARY - The oil and gas industry in Alberta pays higher royalties and taxes than other parts of the country and other jurisdictions around the world, according to Jack Mintz, the head of University of Calgary’s School of Public Policy.