income taxes

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Candidates don’t really want Canadians to pay their ‘fair share’

The top 10 per cent of earners earned 30.6 per cent of all income in Canada but paid 38.1 per cent of all taxes.


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June 14 is Tax Freedom Day in Canada—but don’t pop the champagne yet

The federal government and three provinces—Ontario, Manitoba and Alberta—are expected to run budget deficits this year.


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Tax-filing doesn’t need to be this complicated

Since 1996, the number of federal tax expenditures has increased by 32 per cent.


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Quick summary of the zillionaires’ externality

Geese don’t lay golden eggs unless they get to keep some of them.


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Budget advice—Bill Morneau, channel James Robb

"Work and thrift are the only sure roads to success."


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Year-end facts Canadians need to know

In reality, 81 per cent of middle-class families now pay higher income taxes.


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High marginal tax rates discourage productive economic activities such as work, savings, investment and entrepreneurship.


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The increased CPP tax alone translates into $1,624 more in taxes.


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Since 2003, manufacturing sales in Ontario have remained essentially unchanged yet increased by 20 per cent in B.C.


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In a recent study, we tracked the total tax bill of the average Canadian family from 1961 to 2015.