barriers to investment

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Canada has fallen asleep and must wake up—fast

Canadian provinces comprise nine of the 10 jurisdictions with the highest combined personal income tax rates in Canada and the U.S.


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Capital investment in Canada’s oil and gas sector declined by an estimated 44 per cent from 2014 to 2017.


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Statistics Canada’s latest survey on investment intentions for 2018 found that private-sector investment is slated to fall again this year.


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Investors steering clear of Canada’s energy sector in Alberta and beyond

The U.S. advantage over Canada is not surprising in light of recent U.S. tax cuts and deregulation.


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Business investment (excluding residential structures) is down nearly 20 per cent since the third quarter of 2014.