Budget 2018

News and insight for advisors from the 2018 federal budget tabled on February 27 in Ottawa.

February 28, 2018

Private sector pensions a concern for the government

Ottawa is worried about the fallout when big companies with large unfunded pension liabilities go under

  • February 27, 2018 February 27, 2018
  • 17:35

Improving client services at the CRA

The government will be providing additional resources toward improving client services in three key areas at the CRA

  • February 27, 2018 February 27, 2018
  • 17:34

Ottawa to focus on cybersecurity

The government will create a new Canadian Centre for Cybersecurity as well as a new National Cybercrime Co-ordination Unit

  • February 27, 2018 February 27, 2018
  • 17:33

Modernization of StatsCan on the horizon

Government promises funding in budget to expand Statistics Canada’s work on several fronts

  • February 27, 2018 February 27, 2018
  • 17:32

Next year’s budget looms over Budget 2018

This year’s “hold the line” budget suggests the Liberals want to save their big guns for next year’s election campaign

  • February 27, 2018 February 27, 2018
  • 17:31

Feds plan to spend $10 billion on new initiatives

Budget 2018 contained little mention of spending toward infrastructure and defence

  • February 27, 2018 February 27, 2018
  • 17:30