Ontario’s top combined marginal personal tax rate is 53.53 per cent.
If the government exercises spending restraint, it can eliminate Ontario’s $15 billion deficit in roughly three years.
A nominal spending freeze could free up approximately $20 billion.
Ontario once benefitted from some of the lowest power prices on the continent—not now.
Ontario needs policies that encourage Ontarians to spend more energy and imagination working and innovating.
Employment growth has been lopsided, with the GTA and adjacent areas reaping most of the benefits.
Net job growth over the past decade has been heavily concentrated in Toronto and Ottawa.
Future annual cannabis retail sales in Ontario may be in the billions.
This year’s budget plans to increase program spending by 6.1 per cent this year.