The report also found that 85 per cent of all households — including single parents — would gain nothing from the policy. I can't find what I'm looking for. Whether you would benefit from the FTC depends on your tax brackets , said Battista.
The comment satisfied Conservative MPs who still point to it as evidence that the government would in fact deliver. It may feel like Canadian working parents are being abandoned this year given the slimmer options for deductions on federal tax returns.
Hints that the government was having second thoughts about the pledge spilled into the open in February when finance minister Jim Flaherty — who died two months later — shared his concerns the day after releasing the government's 2014 budget.
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Although a couple can choose on their tax return which one of them will claim this non-refundable credit, the Tax Calculator automatically allocates it to the spouse with the highest tax payable prior to the credit. On the same day Finance Minister Joe Oliver promised to release details in his coming fall update as to how the government will cut taxes for families, NDP Leader Thomas Mulcair had a major announcement of his own.
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