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As expected, Ontario tabled its first balanced budget in a decade with just tobacco taxes being increased $10 per carton of 200 cigarettes over the next three years beginning with an immediate $2...

Manitoba Finance Minister Cam Friesen’s second provincial budget included no tax increases, no new taxes, and will see the province continue to run a significant deficit of $779 million for core...

On April 7, 2017, the Prince Edward Island (PEI) government tabled a provincial budget with a small surplus. This is PEI’s first balanced budget in a decade.

The only tax relief offered in...

The 2017-18 Newfoundland and Labrador budget will only provide minor relief from the significant tax and fee increases introduced in last year’s budget. Newfoundland and Labrador remains one of...

The Québec Government tabled a third consecutive balanced budget on Tuesday. The 2017-2018 budget provides for significant investment in many sectors (including education), as well as a reduction...

Saskatchewan’s 2017 provincial budget raised the PST from 5% to 6% effective March 23, 2017. Effective April 1, 2017 the PST will also be expanded to cover the following items that were previously...

Today’s Saskatchewan provincial budget raises the PST to 6% at midnight tonight. 

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Alberta’s 2017-18 provincial budget follows through on the significant tax changes implemented in last year’s budget by the Notley government.

No new taxes were introduced in Budget 2017...

Ontario announced today that starting this summer, electricity bills will be reduced by 25 per cent on average for businesses and households across Ontario. Going forward, hydro bills won’t...

The British Columbia government announced today that the minimum wage will increase to $11.35 an hour on September 15, 2017.  The increase is 50 cents per hour consisting of a 20 cent rise due to...

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