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Two-Parent Families with Children: How Effective Tax Rates Affect Work Decisions
January 9, 2018 - Alexandre Laurin

Working parents with children—particularly low-income families— face prohibitive tax rates that discourage taking on extra employment to get ahead, according to a new report from the C.D. Howe...

Business Tax Burdens in Canada's Major Cities: The 2017 Report Card
December 6, 2017 - Adam Found and Peter Tomlinson

The best and worst major cities for business investment are identified in a new report from the C.D. Howe Institute. In “Business Tax Burdens in Canada’s Major Cities: The 2017 Report Card”...

Business Tax Burdens in Canada’s Major Cities: The 2016 Report Card
December 13, 2016 - Adam Found and Peter Tomlinson

Calgary is increasingly lagging behind Saskatoon, which has the most competitive overall business tax environment among the largest cities in each Canadian province, according to a new C.D. Howe...

The High Cost of Getting Ahead: How Effective Tax Rates Affect Work Decisions by Lower-Income Families
February 11, 2016 - Alexandre Laurin

Secondary earners in low-income families, usually the mother, face punishingly high tax burdens, according to the latest report from the C.D. Howe Institute. In “The High Cost of Getting Ahead:...

Tax Reform Priorities for Canada: Creating More Income to Go Around
November 19, 2015 - Alexandre Laurin and Craig Alexander

Canada faces a deep long-term fiscal challenge, as its population ages and its labour force growth slows, states a new report from the C.D. Howe Institute. In “Tax Reform Priorities for Canada:...

Challenges, Growth and Opportunity: A Shadow Federal Budget for 2015
April 14, 2015 - Alexandre Laurin and William B.P. Robson

Confronting economic challenges from abroad will require a sound fiscal framework, economic policies that promote growth, and measures to create opportunities for Canadians, according to the C.D....

Laurin, Milligan - Tax Options for Childcare that Encourage Work, Flexibility, Choice, Fairness and Quality
Intelligence Memos
From: Alexandre Laurin and Kevin Milligan To: Bill Morneau and Provincial Ministers of Finance Date: January 16, 2018 Re: Tax Options for Childcare that Encourage Work, Flexibility, Choice, Fairness...
Alexandre Laurin - Canada’s Two-Parent Tax Trap and How to Fix It
Intelligence Memos
From: Alexandre Laurin To: Ministers of Finance Date: January 11, 2018 Re: Canada’s Two-Parent Tax Trap and How to Fix It Working parents with children — particularly low-income families — face...
Kevin Milligan - Lessons for Canada in Republican Tax Plan
Intelligence Memos
From: Kevin Milligan To: Concerned Canadians Date: November 08, 2017 Re: Lessons for Canada in Republican Tax Plan The tax reform debate in the United States is taking firmer shape in recent weeks,...
Tuer la poule aux oeufs d’or : Les impacts des hausses d’impôt proposées au Québec
Research
Le plan fiscal du nouveau gouvernement du Québec risque d’entraîner un manque à gagner annuel d’environ 800 millions $ pour le trésor québécois, soutient une nouvelle étude de l’Institut C.D. Howe...
Research
Les contribuables québécois, en moyenne, sont assujettis aux ponctions fiscales les plus importantes du pays, selon un rapport récent de l’Institut C.D. Howe. Dans « Que sont devenus les taux...

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