Hi David,

Thank you for your questions.

Woodfibre LNG is expected to generate economic benefits through direct expenditures on goods and services, creation of employment opportunities and generation of tax revenues for local, provincial and federal governments.

In terms of taxes, Woodfibre LNG will be responsible for paying a variety of taxes including: property tax, GST, PST, carbon tax, LNG tax, motor fuel fees and more. If you’d like a more detailed breakdown of these taxes, please see Section 2.6 of our Application for an Environmental Assessment Certificate here.

To learn more about the economic benefits of Woodfibre LNG, you may want to review a similar question we received here: https://askwoodfibrelng.ca/what-are-the-economic-costs-and-benefits-to-howe-sounds-for-example-jobs-taxes/