Working income tax benefit recipients in Canada - ARCHIVED

Articles and reports: 75F0002M2019003


This paper provides a brief portrait of the Canadian Working Income Tax Benefit (WITB) and WITB recipients using 2014 tax data. It first presents the main components of the WITB program. It then describes WITB recipients from demographic and income perspectives. Finally, the paper examines the impact of the WITB on low-income rates and low-income gap ratios.

Issue Number: 2019003
Author(s): He, Jiaosheng; Fox, Dan
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