Tiffani Lightbourne and Jennifer Pedican-Dames of New Oriental Cleaners will both be wearing these brightly coloured T-shirts on Wednesday March 12th to drum up support for the The Coalition for Responsible Taxation.
By all accounts, the public is increasingly becoming uneasy with this government and there are some who are demanding a Cabinet shuffle.
It is unbelievable (and shows true incompetence) that with only four months to go, the government is still figuring out the rules for VAT and has not tabled the final bill yet.
The U.S. Department of State released the 2014 International Narcotics Control Strategy Report. Download here…
The web shop industry has gone to court hoping that the court will say it has a right to be open. The case is pending and police and the government are hiding behind that court case as justification for not acting to close down illegal gaming operations.
Today, my soul mourns the social, economic and political state of the nation and I must conclude that we have travelled from slavery to slavery. We have to agree that something is drastically wrong in our nation and we must unite to seek an effective remedy.
Despite Labour Minister Shane Gibson’s threats to expose those former and current Opposition Members who are tax delinquent, no one would be surprised to find that nearly all politicians fail to pay their taxes.
Police abuse, detainee abuse and witness intimidation were once again listed as serious human rights issues in The Bahamas, according to a newly released human rights report from the US State Department.
The Government of the Bahamas is continuing its public education efforts on the impending Value Added Tax (VAT) implementation with a full month of community presentations.