Decentralization can lead to duplication of services and the layering of new taxes upon old ones.
In reality, a considerable percentage of Canadians earn capital gains.
The introduction of a carbon price must replace, not be in addition to, existing regulations.
The Liberals will finance almost all of the new spending with borrowed money, resulting in an expected deficit of $27.8 billion this year.
Sluggish private-sector capital investment in the U.S. is bad news for Canada due to the close trade ties between the countries.
The Trudeau Liberals have raised the top personal tax rate on many of Canada’s highly skilled and educated workers.
The Chrétien Liberals reduced the capital gains inclusion rate to help improve Canada’s competitiveness and attractiveness to investors.
British Columbians still on track to experience $599 million net tax hike from 2013/14 to 2016/17.