The revelation on the Millers’ outstanding BEC bill came not long after Miller accused BEC union leaders of being “blood suckers” who are only worried about filling their pockets, even if it comes at the cost of the Bahamian people.
The outrage that erupted over the revelation by local dailies last week that Dame Marguerite Pindling owed more than $300,000 in real property taxes was not surprising.
PLP Chairman Bradley Roberts says reporters should seek to ascertain whether or not other deputies to the governor general had outstanding debts.
There has been more than enough published concerning the abysmal collection processes at all government entities and in many cases this has been aggravated by, at best, “interference” by the very top management of those departments.
The Government, while not only maintaining price controls, has gone from removing business license taxes in its White Paper on VAT, to taxing businesses out of existence.
The big-mouthed criminals known as the Numbers Mafia are choking on their own vomit this morning, as it is revealed that they owe the government over $700 million in past-due taxes.
Minister of State for Legal Affairs Damian Gomez says that July 1 is an unrealistic deadline for the regularization of the web shop sector,
The ball of responsibility is about to go down the hill for the PLP administration, with three months remaining before the July 1 VAT deadline. It will be the organization’s first official “baptism of fire” in its 60 year history.
The Ishamel LIghtbourne situation reinforces the well-known fact that the PLP looks after its own. To hell with everybody else. To PLPs belong the spoils!