BC carbon tax

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The theoretical or “ideal” carbon-pricing system has never been implemented.


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In Ontario, the government expects to rake in $2 billion per year through its cap-and-trade program.


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Like all taxes, a carbon tax imposes its own burdens and amplifies the economic costs of all other taxes in the economy.


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B.C. budget abandons any hope for efficient carbon tax

Subsidizing wind, solar or other alternative energies distorts the energy market.


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Trudeaus carbon-pricing fixation out of step with Canadians

A new Angus Reid poll suggests that the more people learn about carbon pricing the less they like such schemes.


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The NDP-Green agreement calls for a 67 per cent increase in B.C.’s carbon tax.


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Both the NDP and Greens oppose the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain pipeline expansion.


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B.C. taxpayers were on track for a net tax increase of nearly $900 million from 2013/14 to 2018/19.

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British Columbians still on track to experience $599 million net tax hike from 2013/14 to 2016/17.