low income


On August 21, 2018 the federal government introduced what it labelled as Opportunity For All: Canada’s First Poverty Reduction Strategy, a product of lengthy public consultations over two years.  The document repeats the Liberal mantra of “strengthening the middle class and helping those working hard to join it” from the federal election campaign and the […]

As oil prices bottom out – we hope –the Alberta government is facing a major shortfall of provincial revenue.  That has led to a recent flurry of rumours, arguments and trial balloons about what kind of tax reform or tax increases will be needed to generate revenue, while still protecting the “Alberta Advantage”.  One such […]