Standing Up For Which Families? Who Benefits From the Conservative Tax Cut Promises

Report finds that Conservative tax cuts disproportionately benefit high-income families

Ottawa, March 30 2006: Today the CCPA released Standing Up For Which Families? Who Benefits From the Conservative Tax Cut Promises, by CCPA Research Associate Sheila Block and CCPA Senior Research Economist Ellen Russell. The study finds that high-income families will receive a disproptionate share of the benefits from the Conservatives' tax cuts.

A news release summarizing the report's key findings is pasted below. The entire report can be downloaded from the CCPA's web site at http://policyalternatives.ca/documents/National_Office_Pubs/2006/Standing_Up_For_Which_Families.pdf

Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives
410-75 Albert Street, Ottawa, ON K1P 5E7
tel: 613-563-1341 fax: 613-233-1458
http://www.policyalternatives.ca