Representatives of Canadian, Mexican consulates in Midwest critical of electric vehicle tax credit proposal


Representatives of Mexican and Canadian consulates in the Midwest say electric vehicle tax credit provisions in the Build Back Better Act conflict with the USMCA. 

“Of course we’re all in favor of clean cars, but by bringing in these kinds of subsidies, we’re undermining free trade,” Consul General Julian Adem of Mexico said yesterday during a virtual discussion hosted by, and the Wisconsin Technology Council. “That’s not the way to go. Personally, I don’t think the bill can be passed in its current form.” 

One provision of the Build Back Better A...

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