Subject: FW: Blank Tape/CD Levy rates have been announced!]
From: Andrew Czink (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Fri Dec 17 1999 - 13:09:26 EST
To all CECers,
Here are the new blank media levy rates. Much better than the initial $0.50
per 15 minutes of recording time for digital media initially proposed. Still
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Levy Info [mailto:email@example.com]
> Sent: Friday, December 17, 1999 9:05 AM
> To: Blank Media Levy petition participants
> Subject: Blank Tape/CD Levy rates have been announced!
> The Copyright announced Friday Dec. 17, 1999 the rates for Blank tapes/CD as
> Analog Audio Cassette Tapes (40 minutes or longer): 23.3 cents per tape
> Analog Audio Cassette Tapes (less than 40 minutes): no levy
> MiniDiscs, CD-Rs Audio and CD-RWs Audio : 60.8 cents per CD/disc
> CD-Rs and CD-RWs : 5.2 cents per CD
> Manufacturers and importers are responsible for paying the levy on each unit
> of leviable media that they sell in Canada. Retail stores do NOT directly
> the levy.
> The levy comes into effect immediately.
> For more information, visit http://www.sycorp.com/levyinfo.htm or the
> Board's website at http://www.cb-cda.gc.ca
> This is a one time email to update those who signed the Virtual Petition.
> email address will not be used for any other purpose.
> Malcolm Gray
> Sycorp Technology Inc.
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