tax increases

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B.C.’s minimum wage hike hurts workers

When the cost of labour increases, employers tend to hire fewer workers.

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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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Ford and Trudeau share affection for spending and taxes

The Ontario government expects a net debt increase of more than $24 billion this year alone.

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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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Case for tax hikes much weaker than you think

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

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Toronto’s proposed sales tax is a cautionary tale for all Canadians

Irresponsible spending and borrowing leads to tax increases today or in the future.

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Most young Canadians don’t think high-income earners should pay more taxes

By raising top tax rates, the government discourages entrepreneurship and innovation.

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Socialism definitions and tax increases: all respondents vs. socialism supporters

Support for the traditional definition of socialism is comparatively weak.

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Young Americans support abstract and unworkable socialism

Only 32 per cent of Americans define socialism as government taking control of companies and industries.