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.
|Canada’s purchase of the Trans Mountain Pipeline – Economic and Financial Considerations||31 January 2019||Costing|
|Canada’s purchase of the Trans Mountain Pipeline – Economic and Financial Considerations – revised Feburary 12, 2019||31 January 2019||Costing|
|Cost Estimate for Bill C-399 “Fairness for Persons with Disabilities Act”||29 January 2019||Costing|
|PBO and Finance Canada Long-term Projection Comparison||17 January 2019||Economy|
|Costing 2018 Fall Economic Statement and Off-Cycle Measures||17 January 2019||Costing|
|Fall Economic Statement 2018 : Issues for Parliamentarians||11 December 2018||Economy|
|Costing Irregular Migration across Canada’s Southern Border||29 November 2018||Costing|
|Cost Estimate of a Reduction in the Federal Corporate Income Tax Rate||27 November 2018||Costing|
|Supplementary Estimates (A) 2018-19||8 November 2018||Estimates|
|The Strategic Personnel Generation Model (SPGM) Version 1.0||6 November 2018||National Finance|
|Economic and Fiscal Outlook - October 2018 - Revised Oct. 31, 2018||23 October 2018||Economy|
|Labour Market Assessment - 2018||23 October 2018||Economy|
|Cost Estimate for Motion M-141: Amending the Employment Insurance Act||4 October 2018||Costing|
|Fiscal Sustainability Report 2018||27 September 2018||Estimates|
|Taxation of employer-provided health-benefits - Revised June 1, 2018||24 May 2018||Costing|
|The Impact of a Pan-Canadian Carbon Pricing Levy on PBO’s GDP Projection||22 May 2018||Costing|
|Cost Estimate for Bill C-394: An Act to amend the Income Tax Act (parenting tax credit)||10 May 2018||Costing|
|The Government’s Expenditure Plan and Main Estimates 2018-19||1 May 2018||Estimates|
|Patent restoration and the cost of pharmaceuticals||26 April 2018||None|
|The Borrowing Authority Act and Measures of Federal Debt||23 April 2018||National Finance|
|Economic and Fiscal Outlook – April 2018||23 April 2018||National Finance|
|Costing Budget 2018 Measures||23 April 2018||Costing|
|Costing a National Guaranteed Basic Income Using the Ontario Basic Income Model||17 April 2018||Costing|
|Status Report on Phase 1 of the New Infrastructure Plan||29 March 2018||Economy|
|Update on Costs of Incarceration||22 March 2018||Costing|