The top 20 per cent of income-earning families in Canada pay nearly two-thirds of all income taxes.
personal tax rates
The NDP wants to raise the top federal personal income tax rate to 35 per cent.
Canada has the seventh-highest top combined personal income tax rate in the OECD.
Investment in plant, machinery and equipment by private businesses has declined 18.2 per cent.
The NDP and Green Party both want to raise B.C.’s top personal tax rate.