The Canadian federal excise tax on fossil fuel
s, also known as the gas tax
, rises in proportion with the price of fossil fuel
s, which as the price of oil
increased sub in the 1998-2008 period, was a common hot issue
issue in Canada.
[+] Graph: Inflation adjusted price of Gasoline in Canada
[+] "Gas taxes are a user tax on motorists"
[+] Increase gas taxes to cover the full cost of carbon emissions.
[+] Repeal or reduce the Gas Tax to counter high prices.
[+] Fix the gas tax as flat fee.