Government revenues were up 8.2% this fiscal year compared to last year.
Province’s projected budget surplus has turned into a $500-million deficit.
Premier reiterates plan to look for in-house savings.
Economic growth in the province is projected at just 1.9% for 2014 and about 2.4% a year for 2015-to-2017.
Closing loopholes that allow companies to shift profits across Canada would bring in $200 million in Ontario tax revenues.
Alberta premier says BC won’t get a bigger piece of the pipeline royalty pie.
Compared to Ontario and Alberta, BC won’t reap the tax benefits of Northern Gateway.