Ontario Chamber of Commerce

Ontario Chamber of Commerce

March 24, 2009 08:56 ET

Media Advisory-Ontario Chamber of Commerce Available for Reaction to Provincial Budget

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 24, 2009) - The Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC) will be monitoring the provincial budget and will be available for comment as soon as the Minister of Finance stands to deliver the budget in the provincial legislature. As the primary advocate for sales tax harmonization in Ontario, the OCC will be watching for that and other measures designed to encourage economic renewal and business competitiveness.

WHAT: Reaction to Ontario budget

WHO: Len Crispino, President & CEO, Ontario Chamber of Commerce

WHEN: Thursday, March 26 @ approximately 4 p.m.

WHERE: Queen's Park

To review the OCC's report regarding sales tax harmonization, Made in Ontario: The Case for Sales Tax Harmonization, and what has been said regarding the report, visit www.taxharmonization.ca.

To schedule a post budget one-on-one media interview, contact: Amy Terrill 416-482-5222 ext. 241, amyterrill@occ.on.ca.

Contact Information

  • Ontario Chamber of Commerce
    Amy Terrill
    W: (416) 482-5222, ext. 241 or C: (416) 605-8205