Policy-makers in Ottawa face two dilemmas: whether to react to these ground-shifting tax changes, and how.
Such a dramatic reduction would push the US effective corporate rate seven points below Canada’s rate: Mintz
University of Calgary report shows Canada slipping in international rankings.
University of Calgary report calls for an end to targeted tax help.
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 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.