alberta advantage

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Kenney government fails to restore Alberta’s income tax advantage

The Trudeau government created a new top tax bracket that raised the top federal rate to 33 per cent.


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Kenney shouldn’t dither—upcoming budget should be bullish on deficit, taxes

The most successful deficit-elimination efforts in recent Canadian history featured shorter timelines.


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All of Canada benefits from prosperity in Alberta

Alberta continues to make an outsized contribution to federal finances.


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How to restore Alberta’s tax advantage

The province has one of the highest top personal income tax rates in North America.


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Gaining advantage—eliminating provincial capital gains taxes in Alberta

Alberta’s personal income tax return relies on federally-determined income to calculate provincial income.


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Premier Notley has a warped view of economic recovery in Alberta

Saskatchewan increased government-sector employment by just 2.1 per cent—one-tenth of Alberta’s growth rate.


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Empty office buildings in Calgary reflect poor policy choices in Edmonton

Prior to the Notley government tax changes, Alberta’s corporate tax rate was the lowest in Canada.