OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau defended his finance minister on Wednesday amid criticism that Bill Morneau did not place his assets in a blind trust, moving to dampen a growing controversy that threatens to overshadow the government's agenda.
In Stouffville, Ont., Trudeau took over from Bill Morneau, unveiling a tax cut and some new messaging around an unravelling tax plan The post The Prime Minister’s tax reform damage control tour appeared first on Macleans.ca.
Paul Wells on the finance minister's tax reform flub, and why it's becoming an embarrassing pattern for the Trudeau government The post Throw another minister on the bonfire: the ballad of Bill Morneau appeared first on Macleans.ca.
Let's not dwell unduly on sensitivities supposedly bruised in the small-business tax battle. It's about money. The post Bill Morneau faces a backlash about tax breaks, not hurt feelings appeared first on Macleans.ca.
Finance Minister Bill Morneau suggested that all three parts of the Liberal tax reform plan could see adjustments The post ‘Changes are going to be required’ to tax reform plan, says Morneau appeared first on Macleans.ca.
The finance minister isn't easy to rile, but this protracted policy fight is now testing his patience The post Bill Morneau shows a flash of temper in the small-business tax battle appeared first on Macleans.ca.
Dunno about you, but when I buy stuff – mainly shoes for Lisa and technology for the kids – I like to see the stuff with my own eyes, you know? I’ve had way, way too many bad experiences online. So I like to go in to a store and experience the reality of a […]
Morneau: Current system means business owners who incorporate pay lower taxes, while a second class of citizens have bigger tax bill The post Tax code changes will prevent ‘two classes of Canadians,’ says Morneau appeared first on Macleans.ca.
Opinion: Doctors are howling over Bill Morneau's proposed closing of tax loopholes—but few of them would actually be significantly affected The post What do doctors really have to fear from the feds’ tax crackdown? appeared first on Macleans.ca.
The measures will likely make it harder for high-earning Canadians to avoid the taxman, but the government could have gone further The post Will Bill Morneau’s crackdown on tax avoidance work? appeared first on Macleans.ca.
Sprott Money News June 27, 2017 Rosen slams Canadian accountants: “Investors are being swindled” Bill Morneau was one of the country’s top pension fund management professionals before he went into government. But when Canada’s Minister...Show More Summary
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Who's up? Bill Morneau on the world stage. Who's down? The environment minister and her slickly produced videos. The post Maxime Bernier expands his war chest: Ottawa Power Rankings appeared first on Macleans.ca.
Who's up in the nation's capital? A Liberal backbencher wins big. Who's down? The finance minister misses his big moment. The post Bill Morneau serves up a sleeper: Ottawa Power Rankings appeared first on Macleans.ca.
As populists and globalists face off around the world, the Liberals don't want to pick a side The post Bill Morneau’s budget speech for two Canadas appeared first on Macleans.ca.
This was not a blockbuster, super-hero budget, but more like the forgettable sequel, like the 1997 George Clooney version of the Dark Knight The post The unmasking of Bill Morneau, caped budget crusader appeared first on Macleans.ca...
Canadian Finance Minister Bill Morneau released his government's 2017 budget today and while the spending promises may be underwhelming for some, the documents sets out an ambitious agenda for digital policy review. In fact, with changes...Show More Summary
Watch a live-stream of Finance Minister Bill Morneau presents Canada's 2017 budget to the House at 4 PM ET The post Federal budget 2017: Live video of Bill Morneau’s budget speech appeared first on Macleans.ca.
The finance minister's budget day footwear is designed in Edmonton, made in Léon, Mexico, and filled with symbolism The post Bill Morneau will be wearing NAFTA shoes to the budget appeared first on Macleans.ca.
Behind the scenes, Trudeau's finance minister cuts deals and crafts policy, but to reach the next level, Morneau's public persona needs work The post Can Bill Morneau claim his share of the spotlight? appeared first on Macleans.ca.