April 5, 1921 (13th Parliament, 5th Session)

LIB

William Cameron Edwards

Liberal

Mr. EDWARDS:

I venture to say that if you will fly in the face of public opinion to the extent of increasing the sessional indemnity of hon. members to $15,000, we will all be willing to pay income tax on that amount. Why in the name of reason is the chief justice of Canada to be exempted from paying income tax on his salary of $15,000?

Topic:   JUDGES ACT AMENDMENT
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