The province's top combined income tax rate increased from 43.7 per cent to 53.5 per cent.
The B.C. government also raised the general business income tax rate from 11 per cent to 12 per cent.
The province will spend nearly $22 billion on health care in 2018/19.
Sorry Minister de Jong, B.C.’s carbon tax is—and will continue to be—a significant tax increase on British Columbians
The carbon tax is projected to result in a cumulative $865 million net tax increase on British Columbians over a six-year period.