The first Federal Liberal budget in a decade will be tabled on March 22, 2016 and a network of tax experts and an economist from Grant Thornton LLP will be available from coast-to-coast to provide insight on its impact on Canadian businesses, economy and families.
These tax experts bring a depth of knowledge speaking to what they believe could be featured in the budget – addressing key questions and topics that are top of mind for Canadians, such as:
What running a $18.4B deficit will mean for Canadian families and businesses
How Canadians can protect their investments and prepare for retirement
How the government’s renewed investment in innovation is a long-term solution for Canada’s economy
What risks are associated with increasing the corporate tax rate to cover a shortfall in government revenues
What negative impacts could result from increasing capital gains taxes to offset economic pressures and lower tax revenues
How expected caps on stock option deductions have the potential to significantly increase ‘brain drain’
Grant Thornton spokespeople will be available for:
To set up an interview, please contact: Irene Poon at 416-274-9839 or firstname.lastname@example.org
About Grant Thornton in Canada
Grant Thornton LLP is a leading Canadian accounting and advisory firm providing audit, tax and advisory services to private and public organizations. We help dynamic organizations unlock their potential for growth by providing meaningful, actionable advice through a broad range of services. Together with the Quebec firm Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton LLP, Grant Thornton in Canada has approximately 4,000 people in offices across Canada. Grant Thornton LLP is a Canadian member of Grant Thornton International Ltd, whose member firms operate in over 100 countries worldwide.
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For further information or to arrange to speak to an expert:
T +1 416 274 9839