cap and trade

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According to Environment Canada, to meet our Paris treaty commitments Canada needs a carbon tax of up to $300 per tonne of greenhouse gases.


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Taxes already account for approximately 35 per cent of the price at the pump.


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On personal income taxes, Albertans have been hit twice in recent months by provincial and federal tax hikes.


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Ontario’s top combined personal income tax rate rose from 46.41 per cent in 2011 to 53.53 per cent today.

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Planned tax will not significantly offset predicted future global warming.


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Much of the proceeds from the cap-and-trade scheme will fuel more government spending.

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Ontario’s plan will take even more money away from already heavily-taxed consumers and businesses.

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Rather than putting revenues from cap-and-trade back into the private economy through tax cuts, the government plans to fund a variety of pet projects.

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Plan includes $285 million in subsidies to encourage people to buy electric cars.