Category Archives: wine and taxes

Canadian Taxation Woes

There’s a move afoot to tax wines made from 100% Canadian grapes, and the Canadian Vintners Association (CVA) isn’t impressed – neither are we. The European Union (EU), the world’s largest producer and exporter of wine, accounts for 50% of … Continue reading

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Frank Issues a Reader Challenge

The Challenge: Help! The Canadian government is about to grudgingly let me bring two bottles of wine into Canada duty free. I have a one-week business trip coming up in New Orleans, and under the rules of the game, that … Continue reading

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BC’s Monopoly Madness Continues

Susan’s Rant: Have our government pundits finally lost their mind completely? According to my calendar, we’re now full on into the Christmas season – one of the busiest times of the year for any retailer who actually wants to make … Continue reading

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