BIG GOVERNMENT: There’s A Tax For Almost Every Letter Of The Alphabet

Yet, the politicians still say it’s not enough.

You may have seen the email going around that discusses the ever-increasing tax burden faced by Canadians.

The email includes a list of the taxes taking money from Canadian taxpayers. Notably, the government hides many of these taxes by calling them ‘fees’, but at the end of the day there’s only one taxpayer, and everything the government does to take our money is a tax no matter what they call it.

The list of taxes can be seen below:

Accounts Receivable Tax
Airline surcharge Tax
Airline Fuel Tax
Airport Maintenance Tax
Building Permit Tax
Carbon Tax
Cigarette Tax
Corporate Income Tax
Death Tax
Dog License Tax
Driving Permit Tax
Environmental Tax (Fee)
Excise Taxes
Federal Income Tax
Federal Unemployment (UI)
Fishing License Tax
Food License Tax
Gasoline Tax (too much per litre)
Gross Receipts Tax
Health Tax
Hunting License Tax
Hydro Tax
Inheritance Tax
Interest Tax
Liquor Tax
Luxury Taxes
Marriage License Tax
Medicare Tax
Mortgage Tax
Personal Income Tax
Property Tax
Poverty Tax
Prescription Drug Tax
Provincial Income and sales tax
Real Estate Tax
Recreational Vehicle Tax
Retail Sales Tax
Service Charge Tax
School Tax
Telephone Federal Tax
Telephone Federal, Provincial and Local Surcharge Taxes
Telephone Minimum Usage Surcharge Tax
Vehicle License Registration Tax
Vehicle Sales Tax
Water Tax
Watercraft Registration Tax
Well Permit Tax
Workers Compensation Tax

This is an insanely large list, and it just keeps expanding

So, is it any wonder that household debt is at a record high, and is it a surprise that almost nobody feels that the economy is doing well – regardless of what the government says?

That’s why, anytime a politician says they need more money for one of their pet projects, or says the government needs more to fund important programs, send them this list and ask them why all these taxes aren’t enough for them already.

After all, the politicians give themselves huge pensions, pay themselves far above the average salary, and prop up a bureaucracy that is paid far above the wage that is given for similar work in the private sector.

The politicians don’t need more money. Canadian taxpayers need to get relief from the gigantic burden of taxes that is stealing our prosperity and strangling our nation at all levels.

Spencer Fernando

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dee

truduh! and wynne must love our house, almost taxed out of it…

Ivan Hawkes

After Justin Turd Toe GAVE AWAY MULTIPLE BILLIONS to foreign nations (of Islamic roots where women have absolutely NO RIGHTS whatsoever) to fund women’s rights that will never happen, and after Justin GAVE AWAY multiples of millions to his foundation and the Agga Kahn foundation and numerous other ridiculous ventures… it’s no wonder Canadians are paying such a huge amount of their incomes to prop up this throw money away government. If Justin was responsible and sensible,this would not be our situation. Canada is able to help others, but throwing billions toward STUPID SENSELESS irresponsible directions is ridiculous and disastrous.… Read more »

Nancy

Trudeau wastes so much money that he has to tax Canadian citizens to pay for it. All he does is spend spend spend where he shouldn’t.. Canadians will be suffering for a long time thanks to Trudeau.. Just seems to me he is destroying Canada.. An 83 year old friend was paying $45 a month to have her apt cleaned for 4 hours a month. Now she would be paying $90 a month for the same thing. Government was helping to pay the difference but not anymore..

Darrin

wow. it’s worse than i thought, and i thought it was really bad.

Christine

One day when I was talking to my accountant, he told me that there are more than 100 taxes in Canada. Yes, more than a 100. This state of affairs encourages the average people to work under the table to cover for their basic needs.

Jen

Canada lent a family $41 million to buy a luxury jet. Now the jet is missing.

https://www.washingtonpost.com/amphtml/news/worldviews/wp/2018/03/02/canada-lent-a-family-41-million-to-buy-a-luxury-jet-now-the-jet-is-missing/

I say ‘ Canada did not lend—TRUDEAU GOV DID’