ontario debt

9:16AM
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Ford government’s upcoming second budget should include real fiscal reform

Ontario's top marginal personal income tax rate of 53.53 per cent is the second-highest in North America.


11:03AM
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Ford government must get serious about reducing government debt
The Ford government should chart a course to pre-recession debt levels.

10:17AM
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Say goodbye to Ontario’s ‘lost decade’ of debt and economic pain

The provincial debt is forecasted to reach $360 billion this year.


7:30AM
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Ontario should learn from Quebec’s debt reduction

Quebec has substantially reduced its debt burden in recent years.


12:01PM
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Ford government should more forcefully target deficit, housing costs

Ontario's provincial net debt is pushing $360 billion.


1:10PM
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Premier Ford should look west for deficit-reduction strategy

Premier Ford’s first budget called for continued nominal spending growth.


10:55AM
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Ford government remains Wynne-like with the deficit

Ontario’s debt burden is forecasted to increase by $48.2 billion between 2018 and 2023.


10:40AM
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Ford’s former finance minister proffers sound advice for his successor

Ontario's net debt will reach a forecasted $390 billion within the next five years.


10:33AM
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Globe and Mail understates Ontario’s fiscal challenge

Throughout the 1970s and ’80s, governments across the country regularly ran deficits and racked up debt.


9:23AM
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Ford government's slow and steady fiscal approach fraught with risk

According to forecasts, by 2023/24, Ontario's annual government debt interest costs will hit $15.5 billion.