Fort McMurray fire adds $500M to Alberta’s projected deficit
Province revises projected deficit to $11 billion.
Federal deficit outlook challenged by $7.5B surplus 11 months into 2015-16
Fiscal monitor suggests feds would have to run $13-billion deficit in March to reach a predicted $5.4-billion shortfall.
PEI raises HST to 15%
Delays plans to balance provincial budget for a year.
NL budget delivers tax hikes, job cuts, $2B deficit
Measures to cut government spending and raise cash are expected to cost average families $3,000 in new taxes.
Alberta braces for $10B in red ink as budget unveiled
Budget to include updated details on job creation and economic diversification strategies.
Morneau defends extra EI help for parts of oil patch
… while leaving some hard hit areas of the oil patch such as Edmonton out of the budget plan.
Oil patch woes give Liberals cold feet cutting fossil fuel subsidies
Promise to phase them out doesn’t make it into the budget: not the time, says Carr.
Five things about Liberal budget’s green bona fides
Where the money is going and when it’s going to land.
Liberal infrastructure plans come up short
Program starts with lower than promised spending.
Quebec’s $2B surplus will go toward reducing debt
Budget balanced with help from $10 billion in equalization payments.
Liberals called on to stick to infrastructure commitments
Ontario Chamber wants scope to expand to broadband access and education.
Notley signals small business tax cut coming in Alberta budget
Premier says there will be new measures to create jobs and diversify and economy.
Sizing up the federal deficit: how deep Ottawa should go?
Many experts anticipate Ottawa will be $30 billion in the hole in 2016-17.
Ontario’s budget to show net debt exceeding $300B
Wynne insists the $7.5-billion deficit will be eliminated by 2017-18.
Federal budget to reset how Ottawa backs innovators
Expect a longer process to make innovation a tool for growth.