With summer finally upon us it is a great time to use your connections to help your industry. As you know, we have been advocating for a change in the fuel tax regulations for golf facilities. Currently golf facilities that purchase fuel in Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Newfoundland/Labrador pay a “road tax’ on this fuel. As most of your vehicles do not use the road network it is an unfair burden to force you to pay this tax.
Over the past months we have provided you with a letter which we asked you to send to your finance minister. We are now asking you to reach out to your local member of Provincial legislature. Many of you will see them at golf events over the summer so it would be a great time to make them aware of your request. By sending this letter you are making them aware of the issue and this will enable a discussion when you do make contact.
When in contact with your local representative it is suggested you touch on the following;
Please see bloe for links to the letters we ask you to send to your representatives. If you have any questions please contact me at 866-626-4262 ext. 26 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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