Blog: Fall Economic Statement 2016

November 1st, 2016 2016 fall economic update

Minister of Finance Bill Morneau tabled the Fall Economic Statement (“FES 2016”) this afternoon. Click here to download the full statement (PDF).

Although, FES 2016 was predicted to be more substantial than typical fiscal updates, there were no new tax changes announced. His speech focused on how the new Liberal government is responding to the sluggishness in the global economy. The government plans to boost infrastructure spending while making it easier for private sector and foreign investors to inject their capital into the government’s existing pot of funding.

As usual, Crowe Soberman will provide you with our Tax Highlight Letter for the Federal Budget when it is announced in 2017.

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