Peter Munk Centre for Free Enterprise Education
B.C.’s climate change programs violate sound economic reasoning.
Like all taxes, a carbon tax imposes its own burdens and amplifies the economic costs of all other taxes in the economy.
The NDP-Green tax changes, if fully implemented, will increase the tax burden for the average British Columbian family by $594.
Uncertainty—particularly from the potential for higher taxes—will make B.C. less attractive to business.
Less regulation in the U.S. will lower American business costs and help create more U.S. jobs.