The available data suggest that many Nova Scotians would like to see their taxes reduced.
On an inflation-adjusted basis, the total tax bill for Canadian families has increased by more than 181 per cent since 1961.
The top 20 per cent of income-earning families in Canada pay nearly two-thirds of all income taxes.
According to independent experts, the actual cost of the president’s policies is closer to $4.9 trillion.
According to the PBO, governments could raise up to $61 billion with a wealth tax on Canadians worth more than $10 million.