News Energy Oil & Gas General
October 19, 2020  

Alberta cuts deal on municipal oilpatch levies; not unpaid property taxes

Industry will get a three-year break on property taxes for new wells, pipelines and new equipment.

News Manufacturing General
July 30, 2020  

New growth opportunities to present itself in contracting global economy: report

Cross-industry collaboration, reduced taxes, and low interest rates key to expediting recovery from the economic slump

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
January 21, 2020  

Unpaid taxes from energy companies to Alberta towns more than double

One oilpatch consultant describes it as a tax revolt to decrease their assessments and change those costs.

Insight Government Manufacturing Economy General
May 8, 2019  

Budget deficits can increase social inequality

Burden falls on the whole population, and low-income Canadians can least afford to contribute.

Insight Government Manufacturing Economy
October 30, 2018  

Canadian competitiveness lags because of US tax reform

635,000 jobs, $85 billion in GDP and $20 billion in government revenue could be at risk.

News Manufacturing Economy General
July 17, 2018  

Canada less competitive than US, especially when it comes to taxes: CPA survey

Optimism about the economy holds from from Q1 but plunges compared to Q2 last year.

News Energy Government General
July 12, 2018  

Hydro One board resigns, CEO retires as Doug Ford makes good on campaign promise

Hydro One CEO Mayo Schmidt, who earned a $6.2-million salary last year, became a lightning rod for resentment during the election over rising electricity rates in Ontario.

Insight Government Manufacturing Economy General
January 16, 2018  

The most irrational, damaging or downright dumb beliefs of 2017

A look back at 2017 shows far too many instances in Canada where we got it all wrong.

News Economy General
September 6, 2017  

PM willing to improve small biz tax plan, but won’t abandon it

Complaints from small businesses, professionals fueling backlash over the proposed tax changes.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
August 30, 2017  

Trump says tax overhaul is ‘badly needed’

But, there’s one thing missing: a plan to pull it off.

News Government Manufacturing General
July 19, 2017  

Feds to end income shifting through business tax advantages

Would prevent business owners from using private corporations to shift income to family members.

News Government Manufacturing General
June 1, 2017  

Do young workers suffer first from increased payroll taxes?

New Tory leader says they do but Baloney Meter says he’s short on evidence.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
June 1, 2017  

Ontario budgets likely won’t be balanced after this year, watchdog says

Report says staying in balance will likely require additional fiscal measures.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas Business Operations Economy General Sustainability
April 24, 2017  

Canada will have lots of allies if Trump goes after energy trade: Notley

Alberta premier notes huge cost increases if the US slaps a border adjustment tax on Canadian energy.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
April 10, 2017  

Timetable threatened: Trump scraps tax plan

Looking for new options and consensus among Republicans