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Subject:  Re: Life after taxes? Date:  7/1/2001  5:06 PM
Author:  tialli Number:  14 of 35

The top marginal rate (B.C. and federal combined) for income tax is 43.7% and the sales tax (B.C. and federal combined) is 14% and capital gains are subject to a 50% federal inclusion rate to be included in your taxable income. As for deductions, personal basic exemption is approx $7000 and a little less for the spousal one on the federal level. The

Of course, this only applies to a resident. While I don't know what areas of B.C. you would consider, if it's Vancouver then there's a way. If Vancouver is okay, the solution is to live in one of the border towns where it would only take 15 min to get into greater van - excluding holiday weekend