May 30, 1922 (14th Parliament, 1st Session)

PRO

Arthur John Lewis

Progressive

Mr. LEWIS:

I understand that the sales tax last year brought in something like $60,000,000 of revenue, when there were already numerous articles exempted. As a result of the new Government coming into power, the additional exemptions include alfalfa meal, salt radium, and job printed matter, but that is all.

Topic:   THE BUDGET
Subtopic:   CONTINUATION OF DEBATE ON THE ANNUAL FINANCIAL STATEMENT OF THE MINISTER OF FINANCE
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