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Research Report:

Tax Fairness for One-Earner and Two-Earner Families: An Examination of the Issues

by Gordon Cleveland, Michael Krashinsky

This discussion paper reviews the main principles that the Canadian tax system has historically applied to the issue of fair and equitable taxation for one-earner and two-earner families. The paper examines evidence of fair or unfair treatment in the form of answers to a set of questions about the taxation of one-earner and two-earner families.

Release Date: 3 Dec 1999
Number of pages: 22
Document number: 15742