TELUS April 1, 2007 dividends eligible for new tax system



    VANCOUVER, March 30 /CNW/ - TELUS Corporation ("TELUS") today designated
the following portion of dividends payable April 1, 2007 as eligible dividends
defined by Subsection 89(1) of the Income Tax Act. Under this legislation
individuals resident in Canada may be entitled to enhanced dividend tax
credits that reduce the income tax otherwise payable.

    
                              Eligible         Not Eligible        Total
                              --------         ------------        -----

    Common shares           $0.3725/share     $0.0025/share     $0.375/share

    Non-voting shares       $0.3725/share     $0.0025/share     $0.375/share
    

    About TELUS
    TELUS (TSX: T, T.A; NYSE:   TU) is a leading national telecommunications
company in Canada, with $8.7 billion of annual revenue and 10.7 million
customer connections including 5.1 million wireless subscribers, 4.5 million
wireline network access lines and 1.1 million Internet subscribers. TELUS
provides a wide range of communications products and services including data,
Internet protocol (IP), voice, entertainment and video. Committed to being
Canada's premier corporate citizen, over the last six years TELUS has
contributed more than $76 million to charitable and non-profit organizations,
and has established seven TELUS Community Boards across Canada to lead its
local philanthropic initiatives. For more information about TELUS, please
visit telus.com.




For further information:

For further information: For media inquiries: Jim Johannsson, (780)
493-6197, jim.johannsson@telus.com; For investor inquiries: Letitia Wong,
(416) 279-4386, ir@telus.com

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