Fraser Forum

Government Spending & Taxes

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Insurance companies are the principal beneficiaries of Ontario’s new publicly-funded pharmacare program.


10:33AM
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The increased CPP tax alone translates into $1,624 more in taxes.


5:00AM
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Canadian families in the top 20 per cent pay 55.9 per cent of all federal, provincial and municipal taxes.


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An escalator that adjusts for inflation is merely maintaining the real purchasing power involved in the charge.


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The $10.3 billion deficit the province plans to run this year is just shy of the provincial record of $10.8 billion set last year.


5:30AM
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Prime Minister Trudeau is on track to increase per-person federal debt more than any other prime minister in Canadian history who didn’t face a world war or economic recession.


5:33AM
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Current policies seem to largely ignore fact that tax changes affect behaviour.