POP: Removal of Education Tax on Education Land

POP: Yes
Res #: POP 6-04A
Number: 6
Year: 2004
Midterm: No
Expired: Yes
Responses Received: No
Departments: Saskatchewan Government Relations

Point of Privilege Resolution No. 6-04A

WHEREAS, education tax on farmland has always been inequitable; and

WHEREAS, land was not created from education; and

WHEREAS, land is the only business asset that can not be depreciated for income tax purposes;

THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, that SARM direct the provincial government to remove the education portion of taxes from agricultural property.