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Couples fighting HST to the death with pre-paid funerals

May 12, 2010 12:01:00 AM - thestar.com
Ron Greenaway, 80, and his wife,  Shirley, 78, have no intention of dying anytime soon, but they spent a day last week arranging their own funeral and paying for it in advance -- all to beat the HST.

Funeral homes are seeing “a frenzy” of healthy folks determined to pre-book their own funeral, all to save on taxes.