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What matters most on August 31, 2018
Steve Lambert and Larry Kusch08/31/2018 7:00 PM
Premier Brian Pallister has been penalized for taxes owing on his vacation home in Costa Rica.
Pallister said he failed to update the evaluation of his property as required by Costa Rica law, which meant he didn’t pay a national tax on luxury homes.
(imageTag)"The valuations were supposed to have been, in hindsight, done every three years and you’re responsible for doing them,” Pallister told The Canadian Press Friday.
"At the outset, we were never advised that we owed anything on this, and actually were told we were not in this (luxury) category, so we had no reason to believe... that we would owe anything.”
Pallister pays luxury tax, penalty on Costa Rica home
Steve Lambert and Larry Kusch
08/31/2018 7:00 PM
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