This report provides an updated cost estimate of the Canadian Surface Combatant (CSC) program from the 2017 PBO report, “The Cost of Canada’s Surface Combatants.”
This report presents PBO findings on international taxation, in response to Senator E. Percy Downe’s request to the Parliamentary Budget Officer in 2012.
This report provides PBO’s economic and fiscal baseline projection for the 2019 election proposal costing period.
In response to a request from a member of Parliament, the PBO has prepared a cost estimate of the federal government introducing 100% expensing to match the recent U.S. tax change in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA). The cost estimate is based on 100% expensing for eligible property from 2019 to 2023, which is then phased-out and reduced by 20% per year beginning in 2024.
This report is intended to help parliamentarians understand federal program spending on housing affordability.
This report provides an estimate of the additional carbon price that would be needed to achieve Canada’s greenhouse gas emissions target in 2030 under the Paris Agreement, as well as an estimate of the corresponding impact on the Canadian economy.
The purpose of the report is to provide analysis on the performance of actively managed federal public pension funds, specifically the funds managed by the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) and the Public Sector Pension Investment Board (PSPIB), and to compare the returns to that of a passive management strategy.
This report is a response to a motion adopted by the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance to estimate the financial cost of private Members’ bills and motions on the Order of Precedence in the House of Commons. Motion M-230 was placed on the Order of Precedence on 11 April 2019 and states that the government should remove the Goods and Services Tax (GST) from home energy bills.
This report provides an independent estimate of the cost of replacing the Phoenix pay system, the current payroll processing system that administers pay for federal public servants.
Consistent with the Parliamentary Budget Officer’s legislated mandate, this report provides PBO’s economic and fiscal outlook.
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|Spain - Changes to the Spanish budgetary framework in 2012||12 February 2013||None|
|Carlos Fonseca Marinheiro - Fiscal sustainability and the accuracy of macroeconomic forecasts: Do supranational forecasts rather than government forecasts make a difference?||12 February 2013||None|
|OECD - Brazil’s Supreme Audit Institution: Enhancing audit reporting and communication is key for enhancing integrity in government accounts||12 February 2013||None|
|OECD Principles for Independent Fiscal Institutions||13 February 2013||None|
|Denmark - The Danish Budget Law||13 February 2013||None|
|Australia - New Institutions||13 February 2013||None|
|Belgium - The benefits of long-term fiscal projections: the Belgian case||13 February 2013||None|
|OECD - Budgeting for Fiscal Space and Government Performance Beyond the Great Recession||13 February 2013||None|
|Slovakia - Peer Reviews: One of the Quality Assurance Tools for SAIs||13 February 2013||None|
|Korea - Long-term Fiscal Projections in Korea||14 February 2013||None|
|Scotland - Budget scrutiny under minority administrations: Scotland||15 February 2013||None|
|Austria - New Institutions||15 February 2013||None|
|Italy - The Establishment of the Parliamentary Budget Office in Italy||15 February 2013||None|
|Italian Law 243 of December 2012: "Provisions for the application of the balanced budget principle pursuant to article 81.6 of the Constitution"||15 February 2013||None|
|Finland - New Institutions||15 February 2013||None|
|Australia - Accountability Changes with Australia’s Minority Government||15 February 2013||None|
|Poland - A parliamentary view of Poland’s plans to enhance the role of existing institutions in place of establishing a fiscal council||15 February 2013||None|
|Poland - A parliamentary view of Poland’s plans to enhance the role of existing institutions in place of establishing a fiscal council (Presentation)||15 February 2013||None|
|United States - Impact of Permanent Legislation on Budgeting and Budget Oversight||15 February 2013||None|
|United Kingdom - The OBR and access to information||15 February 2013||None|
|OECD Approach: Long-term Fiscal Forecasts||18 February 2013||None|
|Canada: The Benefits of Long-term Fiscal Projections: A Canadian Perspective||18 February 2013||None|
|Sweden: Minority Governments and Budgeting - Scandinavian experiences||18 February 2013||None|
|Germany: The impact of the Eurozone crisis on the work of the German Bundestag||18 February 2013||None|