Tuesday, March 20, 2018

2015 April fACT Sheet Federal Budget 2015

The ESPC has released its annual analysis of the federal government's 2015 budget.

Highlights from this Fact Sheet include:

  • budget is sort on detail and long on spin
  • few changes to Child Tax Benefits/National Child Benefit
  • Few benefit from Family Tax Cut
  • Universal Child Care Benefit increased
  • Children's Tax Fitness Credit doubled
  • Tax-Free Saving Account maximum doubled
  • EI compassionate care leave lengthened
  • CMHC coop housing mortgages replaced by lower private sector mortgages
  • Public Transit Funding to cities boosted
  • Modest improvements for Aboriginal communities
File name fACT_sheet_Federal_Budget_2015.pdf File Size 726 Kilobytes File Type pdf (application/pdf) Created Date Friday, 24 April 2015 Owner Administrator Modified Date Thursday, 23 February 2017