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The 8 Percent Solution: A Sensible Tax Compromise for Albertans

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July 4, 2013

A revenue-neutral tax swap would improve Alberta’s fiscal prospects, according to a report released today by the C.D. Howe Institute. In “The 8 Percent Solution: A Sensible Tax Compromise for Albertans,” authors Colin Busby and Alexandre Laurin propose a change that would better equip Alberta’s government to meet its longer-term fiscal challenges, which include plunging resource revenues and growing budget deficits.

 

Alexandre Laurin, Director of Research
Alexandre Laurin
Colin Busby, Associate Director, Research
Colin Busby

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