To help you with your tax planning and keep you informed on Canada’s financial health, our team of tax professionals will offer helpful commentary on issues related to this year’s federal and provincial budgets. As governments table their budgets, PwC will bring immediate detailed analysis to you below.
Canada’s Minister of Finance, Jim Flaherty, tabled the federal budget on March 21, 2013. Learn about important new measures and what they mean for you.
2013 Federal Budget Instant Reactions
On Tuesday, February 19, 2013 the British Columbia Minister of Finance, the Honourable Michael de Jong, Q.C., introduced the province’s 2013 budget, which increases certain income tax rates, including both corporate and personal taxes.
On Tuesday, April 16, 2013, Manitoba’s Minister of Finance, Stan Struthers, presented the province’s 2013 budget, raising provincial sales taxes from 7 to 8 per cent. The budget: