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Federal Budget 2013: Five myths of Conservative budget-making A look at the Conservative record, by Les Whittington (Toronto Star)

Wednesday, March 20th, 2013

By Les Whittington, Ottawa Bureau reporter, Toronto Star
Published on Wed Mar 20 2013
Five myths of Tory budget-making:
No Tax Increases: While Finance Minister Jim Flaherty has refrained from across-the-board income tax hikes, the Harper government has quietly tapped into Canadians’ wallets in the form of payroll tax increases. As a result of changes that took effect on Jan. [...]