Balanced budget out of reach for Alberta: report
Net debt will balloon from $9.5 billion to $44 billion by 2020.
Alberta’s debt danger: escalating deficits and a race to the bottom
The gap is narrowing as net per-person debt converges with Ontario’s.
Ontario budgets likely won’t be balanced after this year, watchdog says
Report says staying in balance will likely require additional fiscal measures.
BC Greens vow to balance budget, make tax system more progressive
Tax hikes to carbon, corporations and high-income earners are part of the plan.
Ontarians asked to vote on budget ideas
There are 13 to choose from; up to eight will be in the upcoming 2017-18 budget.
Alberta on track for $10.8 billion deficit
But the province adds 25,000 jobs in the last three months, manufacturing shipments increase.
Ontario won’t hike taxes on middle class to balance the books, Wynne says
Budget watchdog projects that Ontario will have a deficit of $2.6 billion in 2017-18.
Fort McMurray fire adds $500M to Alberta’s projected deficit
Province revises projected deficit to $11 billion.
PEI raises HST to 15%
Delays plans to balance provincial budget for a year.
NL’s bleak finances fuel angst for the future
Budget’s gouging of at least $3K per family is a lightning rod for fury and existential angst over the province’s future.
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.
Notley promises spending in Alta. budget despite revenue squeeze
Provincial NDP leader did, however, hit at some cuts as the province works to balance its books.
Alta’s NDP premier Notley promises no sales tax
New provincial government expected to table first budget in the fall.
Quebec tables balanced budget, aims to slice massive debt
Province expects overall revenue of $100.2 billion in 2015-16.
Alberta boosts taxes, but still plans to run record deficit
Corporate income taxes will remain at 10%, but there’s a new income tax bracket on those who earn more than $100,000.