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Pension Income Splitting Takes on a Split Personality

April 18th, 2010

I am a great fan of pension income splitting, which allows spouses to split eligible pension income for tax purposes. The underlying logic is that, under Canada’s progressive tax system, a couple who both have income of $50,000 per year pay less tax in combination than a couple where one spouse or partner makes $80,000 [...]

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