The CCPA's Growing Gap project takes an in-depth and sustained look at one of the biggest challenges of our time: Worsening income and wealth inequality in Canada. Our team of economists and researchers have been tracking household income, wealth, spending and credit data, unearthing a troubling phenomenon.
The federal government has plenty of room to raise the taxes of Canada’s one percenters. Our country’s richest currently pay a lower tax rate than they did in the 1990s, even though their share of total income has increased dramatically. How much more could they pay? Find out in our report.