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.
|Cost Estimates of Selected Legislative Amendments in Bill C-280 and Bill C-308||18 October 2010||Costing|
|Standing Committee on Government Operations and Estimates – (October 2010) - Speaking Remarks by the Parliamentary Budget Officer, Kevin Page before the House of Commons Standing Committee on Government Operations and Estimates||5 October 2010||National Finance|
|An Approach for Assessing Uncertainty and the Balance of Risks: Constructing a Fan Chart for Real GDP Growth Forecasts||30 August 2010||Economy|
|A Cost Estimate of Proposed Amendments to the Income Tax Act to Provide an Enhanced Tax Credit for Charitable Donations||12 August 2010||Costing|
|Infrastructure Stimulus Fund – Performance Update to March 31, 2010||9 August 2010||Costing|
|Infrastructure Stimulus Fund – Performance Update to March 31, 2010 - ISF Applications and Claims||9 August 2010||Costing|
|Infrastructure Stimulus Fund – Performance Update to March 31, 2010 - ISF Monthly Planned Project Spending||9 August 2010||Costing|
|Assessment of Planned Security Costs for the 2010 G8 and G20 Summits||23 June 2010||Costing|
|The Funding Requirement and Impact of the “Truth in Sentencing Act” on the Correctional System in Canada||22 June 2010||Costing|
|Letter related to Estimated Cost of Bill C-290, An Act to Amend the Income Tax Act (Tax Credit for Loss of Retirement Income)||14 May 2010||National Finance|
|Estimates of Canada’s Potential GDP and Output Gap – A Comparative Analysis (April 2010)||28 April 2010||Economy|
|Projecting Employment Insurance Premium Revenues and Expenses||15 April 2010||Economy|
|Infrastructure Stimulus Fund - Performance Update (OGGO Committee)||12 April 2010||National Finance|
|Presentation to the Standing Committee of the House of Commons on Government Operations & Estimates (OGGO) Study: Freeze on Departmental Budget Envelopes and Government Operations||12 April 2010||National Finance|
|Assessment of the Budget 2010 Economic and Fiscal Outlook||11 March 2010||Economy|
|Fiscal Sustainability Report||18 February 2010||Economy|
|A Cost Estimate of Proposed Amendments to the Income Tax Act to Exempt Certain Employer-Provided Transportation Benefits from Taxable Income||4 February 2010||Costing|
|Estimating Potential GDP and the Government’s Structural Budget Balance||13 January 2010||Economy|
|Reference Sheet for Revenue Impacts Arising from Tax Adjustments||13 January 2010||National Finance|
|Infrastructure Stimulus Fund: Reporting on Activities to Promote Budget Transparency||11 December 2009||Costing|
|An Assessment of Cost Estimates Presented for Bill C-288: An Act to Amend the Income Tax Act (tax credit for new graduates working in designated regions)||24 November 2009||Costing|
|Economic and Fiscal Assessment Update||2 November 2009||Economy|
|Bill C-51 Economic Recovery Act (stimulus) and Interim Financial Reporting in the Government of Canada||24 October 2009||Costing|
|Third Quarterly Update of a Monitoring Framework for Measures Contained in the Economic Action Plan||9 October 2009||Estimates|
|Third Quarterly Update of a Monitoring Framework for Measures Contained in the Economic Action Plan||1 October 2009||Estimates|