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Reality check—Ottawa’s capital gains tax hike hurts Canada’s economic wellbeing

The tax increase will deter business investment in the economy and chase away capital.

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Capital gains tax hike will cause widespread damage in Canadian economy

If the government wanted to pay for new programs, it could’ve reduced spending in other areas.

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Prime minister’s misleading capital gains video misses the point

Many Canadians who incur capital gains taxes, such as small business owners, may only do so once in their lifetimes.

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Ottawa’s capital gains tax hike—final nail in ‘business investment’ coffin

The tax increase will reduce the return on investment and encourage an exodus of capital from the country.

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Federal capital gains tax hike will hurt New Brunswickers

The province had the third-lowest level of per-worker business investment in Canada.

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New capital gains hike won’t work as claimed but will harm the economy

Investors may delay selling capital assets because they anticipate a change in government and a reversal back to the previous inclusion rate.

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Higher capital gains taxes will further threaten living standards in Canada

Business investment (excluding residential development) is down 22.5 per cent.

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Canada must improve tax competitiveness during COVID recovery

The federal government raised the top personal income tax rate from 29 per cent to 33 per cent.

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Wealth tax would make Canada’s bad situation even worse

Canada must become more attractive and competitive for business investment and entrepreneurs, and introducing a wealth tax and/or raising the capital gains tax would make a difficult situation worse.

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Tax reform will increase possibility of four-day workweek in Canada

Canada ranks among the highest tax jurisdictions in the industrialized world for taxes on personal income, businesses and capital.