Southwest Saskatchewan\’s job market is shrinking but the percentage of people employed has grown. In June the region that encompasses Swift Current and Moose Jaw experienced a slight decrease in unemployment of 0.2 per cent when compared to June of…
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Town Council has approved a new business tax incentive for entrepreneurs who purchase a vacant commercial building to set up a business.
New Business Vacant Commercial Property:
Persons or Corporations, who purchase a building which has been vacant, and open and operate a new business in that building, shall receive the following abatements:
100% exempt in year one
50% exempt in year two
25% exempt in year three
Full taxation in year four
This exemption does not apply to the sale of an existing business or relocation of an existing business.
For more information on tax incentives available for Commercial and Residential property see our Development Page.
The Gull Lake Economic Development Committee is sponsoring a “Shop Local Contest.” The contest will run from June 21, 2018, to August 21st, 2018. Pick up your shop local contest card at the Town Office or any participating business. Each time you shop local you will earn a stamp, and once you have six stamps you can submit your postcard for your chance to win a prize. You can submit multiple cards to increase your chances of winning.
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Gull Lake Economic Development Commmittee