Edmonton Social Planning Council - Fact Sheets

The ESPC Fact Sheets provide summaries on a wide range of subject areas


The ESPC has released its annual analysis of the Government of Alberta's 2015 Budget.

Highlights from this Fact Sheet include:

  • No increases in corporate tax rates or royalties
  • Introduction of a Health Care Contribution Levy
  • Increase to Alberta Family Employment Tax Credit
  • Decrease in Housing First program
  • Reduction in rent supplements
  • Income support frozen
  • Human Services programs mostly frozen

Click to download: fACT Sheet - Alberta Budget 2015

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