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October 12, 2018 2:54 PM Ford freezes beer taxes set to rise a penny a bottle in November

Bottled beer by the major breweries is even more heavily taxed at 89.74 cents per litre. It had been planned to increase to 92.74 cents a litre. At the current rate, beer drinkers are paying almost 30 cents a bottle in provincial taxes. That’s one reason why Ford’s much-hyped “buck-a-beer” campaign pledge fizzled. The premier lowered the legal minimum 13

October 1, 2018 9:00 AM Child poverty plagues every corner of Toronto, census data shows

Ten city wards — almost half in the new 25-ward system — have child poverty rates between 30 per cent and 45.2 per cent. But at the census tract level, rates soar as high as 72.3 per cent. The report shows children in Indigenous, racialized and newcomer families are struggling the most, with child poverty rates of 84 per cent, 33 per cent and 40 per cent respectively 6

September 27, 2018 10:19 AM Note to readers about Star Digital Access

Importantly, we have conducted our ground-breaking investigative journalism and our robust local reporting without government subsidies. Rather, we have counted on the passion, loyalty and support of you, our readers, to help fund our journalism. Like all news outlets in recent years, though, the Toronto Star has been forced to deal with the economic 11

September 14, 2018 6:09 PM Ontario outlines arguments in lawsuit against federal carbon tax plan

The Ontario government says it has taken the next step in its legal challenge against the federal government’s carbon tax plan. Environment Minister Rod Phillips says the government has filed a statement in court outlining its arguments that Ottawa’s carbon pricing plan is unconstitutional. The province argues the federal government does not have the power 15

September 10, 2018 1:17 PM Despite Trump tweet, Ford says it won’t make hatchback in U.S

WASHINGTON—Ford won’t be moving production of a hatchback wagon to the United States from China — despite U.S. President Donald Trump’s claim Sunday that his taxes on Chinese imports mean the Focus Active can be built in America. Citing Trump’s new tariffs, Ford on Aug. 31 said it was dropping plans to ship the Focus Active from China to America 17

August 7, 2018 7:14 PM Bausch Health posts $873-million (U.S.) loss linked to tax cost, asset impairments

MONTREAL—Bausch Health Companies Inc. posted a net loss of $873 million (U.S.) in the second quarter as the company formerly known as Valeant Pharmaceuticals experienced a bigger operating loss and a bigger provision for income taxes than last year. The company, which reports in U.S. currency, says it recorded a $138-million provision for income taxes 18

July 26, 2018 6:52 PM Grupo Aeromexico makes $180 million (U.S.) offer to buy Aimia’s stake in PLM

Aimia Inc. has rejected an unsolicited $180-million (U.S.) offer by Mexican airline operator Grupo Aeromexico to buy the Montreal-based company’s stake in their joint loyalty program PLM. The proposed transaction to buy Aimia’s 48.9 per cent stake in Premier Loyalty & Marketing (PLM), a joint venture which owns the Club Premier frequent flyer program 23

July 6, 2018 8:28 PM A single parking space in Hong Kong has sold for $765,000

Hong Kong developers are partly to blame. They make more money building apartments than garages, so the ratio of parking spots to housing units has declined, said Denis Ma, head of Hong Kong research at consulting firm Jones Lang LaSalle Inc. The number of parking spaces grew just 9.5 per cent to 743,000 from 2006 through 2016, while the private car population 30

June 18, 2018 12:05 AM Moving this summer? Don’t overlook these costs

When I moved across the country a few years ago, I used a Google sheet to track exactly who I needed to pay, and by when. So, when moving day happened, and I was signing closing documents with my right hand, balancing moving boxes on my left hip, and consulting with my lawyer on speakerphone, I didn’t miss any important financial details about my real estate 27

June 15, 2018 2:12 PM Ronaldo accepts 2-year prison sentence, fine in tax evasion case: report

Real Madrid star unlikely to serve time in jail because it's a 1st offence Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo has reached a deal with the Spanish tax authorities to serve two years in prison and pay a 18.8 million euro ($21.8 million US) fine in a tax evasion case, newspaper El Mundo reported on Friday. Ronaldo is unlikely to serve any time in jail under 33