Saskatchewan’s 2017-18 Budget remains on track, confirmed by the province’s mid-year financial report released today. “Saskatchewan’s economy is performing well and is…
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The provincial government announced Nov. 16 it will match cash donations to the Saskatchewan Stock Growers Association’s wildfire relief fund up to $100,000. “Under these circumstances and following this unprecedented event, our government believes contributing financially to this fund is the best, most flexible and fastest way to help affected farm families in the region,” said government relations minister Larry Doke.
Saskatchewan is looking to raise the income threshold for small businesses in Canada. In an expected move, the province introduced amendments Monday that would see an increase to the amount of income a small business is allowed to make before moving to a higher tax bracket.
Source: Small business tax cut coming
The Saskatchewan government will introduce an incentive program to encourage more investment in agriculture. Today’s throne speech to open the six-week fall sitting, delivered by Lieutenant-Governor Vaughn Solomon Schofield, highlighted the sector’s contribution to the economy.