Pumped Pricing: Higher taxes for used cars this year, British Columbia

Victoria, British Columbia – Budget reforms in British Columbia may impact the used vehicle market sooner than expected, according to a disgruntled official opposition critic. Starting Oct. 1, private vehicle sales will be taxed based on the vehicle’s reported purchase price and the average wholesale value. This tax will apply to the greater of the […]

Aging Autos: Used car sales up five percent last year

Toronto, Ontario — Used car sales increased five percent last year amid semiconductor shortages that hampered the new car market and drove buyers to used car lots, according to DesRosiers Automotive Consultants. A survey by the Used Car Dealers Association found that an average of 250 used vehicles per franchised and independent dealer were sold […]