Until recently, Alberta had the most pro-growth tax regime in Canada.
Cutting Alberta’s corporate income tax to 8 per cent would substantially improve Alberta’s competitiveness.
The province's unemployment rate is 7.3 per cent.
The government plans to spend Alberta’s carbon tax revenues on "energy efficiency" programs.
The province has one of the highest top personal income tax rates in North America.
Alberta now has the 10th highest top personal income tax rate in Canada or the U.S.
A proliferation of regulations and government interventions have dramatically shaken investor confidence.