May 16, 1923 (14th Parliament, 2nd Session)

PRO

Robert Alexander Hoey

Progressive

Mr. HOEY:

Would it not be far more equitable for the Dominion to impose the tax and split it fifty-fifty with the province? If the province imposed a heavy tax a man might leave shortly before he died, settle in some other province, and so avoid paying his share of taxation to the province in which he had made his wealth.

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