Premier Alison Redford received the “Open Letter to the Premier” requesting her consideration of a technology investment tax credit in Alberta.
At the Premier’s request, Ron Liepert, Minister of Finance, has responded and engaged in the dialogue, along with hundreds of Albertans.
Read the Finance Minister’s response here … link to Minister Liepert’s Letter
The Alberta Government 2012 Throne Speech, referenced in Minister Liepert’s letter, clearly states that “Alberta’s current fiscal framework relies too heavily on volatile energy revenue as a source of income.” So, as the Government of Alberta sets out to “examine its entire fiscal framework,” there is an invitation to Albertans to engage in consultation about issues that affect them.
Continue the dialogue…speak up Alberta
Encourage your friends, colleagues, peers and importantly, your MLA to get engaged.