OPINION: Tough Decisions on Taxes Should Be Made by Council, Not Staff

The Guelph Tribune asked members of Council their thoughts on Mayor Guthrie’s upcoming notice of motion re: tax rate increase at inflation or less.

Read the article here.

An interesting side note:  Between November 2013 and November 2014, the Consumer Price Index in Ontario was 2.4%.*  Last year’s (2014) tax rate increase in the City of Guelph was 2.38%.  

* Source:  Statistics Canada

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