B.C. Ferries’ Saves $3.8M on Taxes, Funds Maintenance

Tuesday, January 24, 2006
B.C. Ferries will be saving about $3.8 million a year on taxes for 45 terminal properties on the coast. The B.C. Assessment Authority reached a settlement with the ferry service and announced all the municipal governments affected are in agreement. The money saved will be plowed back into maintenance and repairs. (Source: CKNW.com)

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