On October 14, 2016, CPABC submitted its fourth budget submission to the Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services in advance of the 2017-2018 provincial budget. CPAs are on the front lines of business in this province, and they see firsthand what issues are affecting investment and the economy. This year’s budget recommendations are based on our members’ input from CPABC’s annual Business Outlook Survey, and economic analysis from the BC Check-Up.
BC is poised to lead the country in terms of GDP growth over the next few years, and the government should take advantage of this position and encourage the diversification and maturation of the economy by focussing on improving business productivity. As such, CPABC recommends the BC government should focus on the following policy areas to encourage business productivity:
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