EDMONTON, AB (December 21, 2012): Are Alberta’s tax revenues too low or is the PC government putting the economic health of Alberta at risk with more deficits, debt and over-spending?
Here are the facts:
- Albertans pay the highest per-capita personal income taxes of any province
- In personal income tax revenue Alberta takes in 14% more than the per-capita average across Canada
- In corporate tax revenue Alberta takes in 14% more per-capita than the average across Canada
|Per Capita Income Tax ($ millions)|
*Source: Headed in the Right Direction, But It Could Be a Bumpy ride 2012 Canadian and Provincial Government Overview November 2012, Page 77