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Trudeau to announce GST rebate hike in new affordability plan: sources
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Trudeau to announce GST rebate hike in new affordability plan: sources

The federal government intends to temporarily hike GST rebate cheques in a bid to ease some of the hurt of inflation for lower income Canadians. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will announce a three-pronged plan to address affordability at the Liberal cabinet retreat in Vancouver Thursday.Cabinet ministers are gathering ahead of the fall sitting of Parliament with the economy and the cost-of-living crisis top of mind. Read more: Trudeau cabinet ministers expected to focus on cost of living at retreat Read More Trudeau cabinet ministers expected to focus on cost of living at retreat Two federal sources familiar with the plan say it will look to double some GST pay...