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Posted by **Molly** on Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 9:10pm.

I posted this question yesterday and I still didnt receive help. Please help me, this is due already

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**Anonymous**, Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 9:19pmYou must have notes on this section. Please review the examples the teacher has gone with you.

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**Molly**, Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 9:21pmmy teacher has given us no notes or examples, thats why im asking for help

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**Steve**, Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 9:52pmDon't be scared by all the words.

Right now, the HST is 12% of 50000, or 6000

Later, there will be

PST of 7% of 50000, or 3500

GST of 6% of 50000, or 3000

However, they only have to pay the GST, so they save 6000-3000 = $3000

For this kind of blizzard of words, just take each sentence and figure out what it means, then write it in symbols that you can use to calculate and answer.

Just a note: the wording of the problem is bad. It says that "after April" the taxes change. Presumably that means after April 30.

But they as what will happen if they wait "until April" which I take to mean after April 1st.

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**Molly**, Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 10:15pmomg thank you so much, you saved my life! so the answer is $3000 right?, thank you!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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