Nfld. & Labrador

On Thursday's CrossTalk: The gas tax and you

What will the higher price mean for you?
Higher gasoline taxes in Newfoundland and Labrador are one of the measures outlined in the provincial budget as the government grapples with a large deficit. (The Associated Press)

The provincial gas tax is going up by 16.5 cents a litre.

And that means paying more in HST as well.

It's one of the measures in the Newfoundland and Labrador budget for 2016.

What difference will the increase in gas prices mean to you?

Phone in and tell us.

Ramona's guest is taxi driver Doug McCarthy.

Here's how to get in touch:

Call 709-722-7111 in the St. John's area, or toll-free 1-800-563-8255.

Tweet to Ramona Dearing. 

Listen live online here.

We're on after the noon Newfoundland news and weather (11:30 a.m. in most of Labrador).