According to the latest monthly Business Barometer® index, confidence levels among entrepreneurs in Saskatchewan increased to an index rating of 71.4 in November, from 69.4 in October, well ahead of the national index of 65.9.
You work hard to live within your means and expect your municipality to do the same. Help us tell municipal leaders to use their new revenue prudently and avoid a property tax increase in 2014.
Regina, October 23, 2013
Saskatchewan has the second most small business-friendly provincial tax system in the country, according to an updated report by the Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB). With an index score of 7.01, Saskatchewan’s provincial tax ranking improved, moving just behind #1 ranked Alberta.
You told us balancing Saskatchewan labour laws was a top priority. Thanks to your involvement, the Saskatchewan government listened and passed Bill 85 – The Saskatchewan Employment Act, which modernizes, simplifies and amalgamates labour legislation and will be effective late 2013/early 2014. Find out more here.