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JVP insists there was no meeting between Ranil and Handunnetti

There were reports that Handunnetti met the Prime Minister to discuss the allegations raised against Central Bank governor Arjuna Mahendran.COPE is investigating Mahendran and allegations had been raised that the Prime Minister had attempted to influence Handunnetti to clear Mahendran. (Colombo Gazette) The Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) today insisted there was no meeting held between Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe and JVP member Sunil Handunnetti.JVP leader Anura Kumara Dissanayake said that while Handunnetti was the chairman of the Committee On Public Enterprises (COPE), he had not met the Prime Minister for talks as a JVP member or COPE chairman. read more

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Accounting students to host free tax filing service

Students from Brock University’s Goodman School of Business are partnering with Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) to provide a tax return service to the Niagara community.Anyone with a modest income and simple tax situation is eligible for the service, which starts on campus next week.The tax clinic will be held March 13-15 and 20-22 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Computer Commons Training Room in Scotiabank Hall.The last client timeslot for each day is 3:30 p.m.The service is being offered through the CRA’s Community Volunteer Income Tax Program.Students working the tax clinic have been fully trained by the CRA and will benefit from the relevant job experience the opportunity offers.The clinic is free of charge and operates on a first-come, first-served basis.Full eligibility requirements are listed on the CRA website. read more