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01-01-2011, 09:15 AM
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Originally Posted by tinyzombies View Post
If Quebec City and Nordique fans can lobby the govt to put up money for an arena, why can we not lobby the government to allow Habs players to play tax free? We're not talking about a lot of money in the long run here.

Since we are never at the bottom of the pile and never will have a chance to pick a superstar, unless we find a Zetterberg or Datsyuk (which nobody ever does), the only other way is to get UFA's here.

There seems to be a misconception that Quebec taxes are higher than taxes in that bracket elsewhere. They aren't from what I understand, except for states that don't collect income tax like FLorida and Texas, etc. Just a thought.
i hope you were kidding with this post...

more tax breaks for millionaires on the basis of wanting to attract better hockey players?

come on...

have you driven on the roads in "la belle province"? have you strolled around the neighborhoods of montreal north? have you seen the state of most schools, public sports facilities, libraries etc across the city and province?

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