Posthaste: How to pay for the ballooning federal debt? Lower income taxes — but raise others

Good morning! Canada’s federal and provincial governments should consider raising consumption taxes and introducing digital taxes, while at the same time marginally reducing personal and corporate income tax rates to bring down the COVID-induced debt that they have accumulated these past few months, according to a new report. “Increasing consumption taxes and adding digital taxes…

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Howard Levitt: Companies can have dress codes, but they can’t enforce them in racially discriminatory ways

Executives across industries are sending company-wide emails to their employees and releasing public statements expressing outrage over police brutality and acts of anti-Black racism. Never before have so many corporations taken such a public stance, with some CEOs loudly declaring that Black lives matter in statements and media interviews.But many Black employees find these statements…

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