10 August 2009

Reader Bob writes...

Remember Dalton "No New Taxes" McGuinty?
"I placed an order on TigerDirect for a new PC and then last week I get another bill from them for $14.11 for the Desktop Computer Disposal fee."

"It amounts to a perfect 3% surtax on the value of the sale."

"Plus I pay GST and PST on the fee."
And hey, let's not forget... out here in Hastings County, there's also a 10 dollar surcharge when you drop off small electric appliances at the dump.

They get you coming AND going.

I just wanna know how many of Premier McSlippery's friends have those high-paying administrative jobs at "Waste Disposal Ontario".

Geez... that sounds so familiar.

And while we're on government waste...