Since 1961, the average Canadian family’s total tax bill increased nominally by 2,226 per cent.
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The average family spends about half as much on housing as on taxes.
Since 1961, the average Canadian family has seen their taxes increase 157.6 per cent.
More than 50 per cent of our tax dollars finance generous pay for government employees.
Once government spending surpasses 30 per cent of GDP, economic growth declines.
On health care, despite a high level of spending, Canadians have comparatively poor access to technology and doctors, and long wait times for surgery.