Many condo boards and unit owners are concerned over the impact of the proposed Harmonized Sales Tax on their condominium corporations and their own pocket books. They will be glad to know that the Toronto Chapter of the Canadian Condominium Institute (which represents over 113,000 condo units in the GTA) has been valiantly advocating against the proposed tax.
CCI-Toronto is taking their fight to the airwaves on TV tonight. Hear the latest about what is being done. According to their news release:
Tune in to Focus Ontario on Global Television on Saturday, November 21st at 6:30 p.m. to hear host Sean Mallen speak with guests Armand Conant – President, Canadian Condominium Institute – Toronto Chapter and Robert Hattin – Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters, on the issue of the Harmonized Sales Tax.
Mr. Conant, President of CCI Toronto, Co-Chair of the Joint CCI-T/ACMO Government Relations Committee and a lawyer with the firm Heenan Blaikie LLP will focus his comments on Saturday’s show on CCI-T’s opposition to the inequities the HST will create for condominium owners.
For details on Focus Ontario click here.