business tax

B.C.’s 2018 budget fails to deal with competitiveness

From 2014 to 2016, non-residential business investment in B.C. declined 19 per cent after accounting for inflation.

Canada must increase business investment

Capital formation in plant, machinery and equipment remains a major factor in growing our productivity and competitiveness.

Canada asleep at the wheel on U.S. tax reform

The overall tax rate on new investment in the U.S. may fall to 18.6 per cent compared to 21.6 per cent in Canada.

Canadians spend billions complying with complex personal income tax system

When established in 1917, Canada’s Income Tax Act contained 3,999 words compared to 1,029,042 words today.

Trump’s tax plan and the impetus for corporate tax cuts in Canada

A one percentage point drop in the combined corporate tax rate would increase the average wage of Canadian workers by up to $390.