What US landmark tax bill means and what it does to Canada
Policy-makers in Ottawa face two dilemmas: whether to react to these ground-shifting tax changes, and how.
Corporate Canada warns Trump’s tax cut plan would hurt competitiveness
Such a dramatic reduction would push the US effective corporate rate seven points below Canada’s rate: Mintz
Canada losing ground on tax competitiveness, risks investment
University of Calgary report shows Canada slipping in international rankings.
Cut corporate tax burden to help economy
University of Calgary report calls for an end to targeted tax help.
Two-year tax write off: Extend or end it?
The CME has been lobbying hard to extend the two-year machinery and equipment write-off until at least 2016. But a research paper by tax expert Jack Mintz and Chen support an end to such special preferences.
Corporate tax cuts pay off, but benefits will take time
Corporate tax cuts will pay off in higher investment and more jobs for Canada, but it will take the better part of a decade for all the benefits to kick in, says a report by a leading tax expert.