Alberta government tacks on new health care premium, Wildrose Leader doesn't agree
High wage earners are going to be hit the hardest in the new fiscal world of the Alberta government. New tax brackets are coming in, as is a new health care premium, plus taxes on insurance pay outs and increases on what you pay at the pump. The other shoe has dropped on health care premiums. If you earn less than $50-thousand dollars a year, you're spared. Above that and you'll pay. And it's not based on families anymore. It's on a sliding scale of a few hundred dollars a year. The ceiling is...