Bc Income Tax

Income Taxes, Health Premiums Go Up

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.21.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - British Columbia's Liberals turned their backs on more than a decade of devotion to tax cuts and hiked some significant ones Tuesday in a r...

How The B.C. Government Is Picking Our Pockets

Dermod Travis | Posted 03.19.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Dermod Travis

Governments can and do cut income tax rates for a variety of political reasons, while simultaneously raising fees on a dizzying array of other services to offset those cuts. Somehow they can do both at the same time with a straight face. A toll here, a casino there and the B.C. government is doing its best to find more-and-more imaginative ways of picking our pockets without hiking income tax rates.