At 44.9 per cent, Burnaby’s heavy industry tax rates were more than 22 times higher than its residential tax rates.
In Ontario, the combined provincial/federal top marginal income tax rate is 53.5 per cent.
Tax revenue collected from the top one per cent in Canada fell by $4.9 billion in 2016.
The Quebec government spent $2.3 billion last year, or $9,772 per child, on its daycare program.
The Trudeau government is pressing ahead with contentious reform plans for small business taxation.