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There are many benefits to be had for investors and the overall economy as a whole if the capital gains tax is eliminated

Although the Liberals have not discussed increasing the capital gains inclusion rate, such a measure shouldn’t be ruled out

Lower taxes would encourage investment, boost economy, authors say

  • By: IE Staff
  • November 6, 2014 November 6, 2014
  • 10:50

More than three-quarters of Canadians don’t take tax implications into consideration with every investment decision

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 26, 2012 March 26, 2012
  • 08:30

These fixed-income mutual funds use complex derivative strategies to “recharacterize” income

Annual return of capital distributions of 3% and 5% are paid monthly

  • By: IE Staff
  • August 3, 2010 August 3, 2010
  • 14:05

No distributions for 2009 expected

  • By: IE Staff
  • December 7, 2009 December 7, 2009
  • 10:00

Experts suggest many small-business owners are unaware of the exemption available to them

Finance minister defends lack of action on capital gains taxes

  • By: Regan Ray
  • February 27, 2008 February 27, 2008
  • 10:55

Current capital gains taxes discourage entrepreneurs from starting and investing in new ventures