Category Archives: Taxes

Ward 7: Keegan Henry-Mathieu, A True Community Hero

  Ward 7 (York West) has been plagued by incumbent councilor Giorgio Mammoliti, who has been a truly toxic stain on Toronto city council. “His multiple instances of alleged corruption, his general incompetence, his homophobia, and his venal, near-psychotic demeanour … Continue reading

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Why I Can’t Get Behind John Tory

As we enter the final week of Toronto’s 2014 civic election race with record numbers of voters turning out at advanced polls (which are now closed), mainstream media has been claiming John Tory is the sure-bet to win the mayoral … Continue reading

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“Candidate to Watch: Robb Johannes” (via The Grid Toronto)

Thanks to Stephen Spencer Davis of The Grid, who previously discussed Robb’s winning performance at the first mayoral debate in Scarborough, for the following piece: Candidate to watch: Robb Johannes, mayoral hopeful Where you might have seen him: In The Grid, where we … Continue reading

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#MayorQs with David Socknacki

The final major candidate in the Metro #MayorQs series, which also included John Tory, Karen Stintz, and Olivia Chow, is former Toronto city budget chief David Soknacki. Although the The Toronto Star, The Grid, and others referred to me as the winner of the first mayor’s debate in Scarborough in February … Continue reading

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TO Promote and Sell Toronto to the Film Industry

At the beginning of this year, the State of Nevada passed a law aimed at bringing jobs while also reducing taxes and strengthening the film industry. The law gives film companies as much as a 20 percent tax credit if … Continue reading

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