Ontario Chamber of Commerce

Ontario Chamber of Commerce

January 21, 2009 13:33 ET

Media Advisory-Ontario Chamber of Commerce to Provide Fresh Look at Sales Tax Reform in Ontario

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Jan. 21, 2009) - The Ontario Chamber of Commerce and supporting partners will release a comprehensive report illustrating three potential options for sales tax reform in Ontario.



WHAT: Release of major report on sales tax harmonization

WHO: Len Crispino, President & CEO, Ontario Chamber of Commerce
Robin Somerville, Director of Corporate Research Services, The
Centre for Spatial Economics Derek Burleton, Associate Vice
President and Director of Economic Studies, TD Bank Financial
Group

WHEN: Thursday, January 22nd @ 10 a.m.

WHERE: Media Studio, Room No. 149, Queen's Park


"In today's difficult economic times, there may be few tools available to governments to grow the economy for the benefit of consumers, business and government. Sales tax reform stands as one of the most widely supported and effective. This policy initiative will provide the short and long term stimulus Ontario needs to promote economic renewal and business competitiveness," explains Len Crispino, President & CEO of the Ontario Chamber of Commerce.

To schedule a post announcement one-on-one media interview, contact: Amy Terrill.

Contact Information

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