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| February 1, 2013

A number is never just a number: The dominance of Canada's 1%

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The entry point to become one of Canada's richest 1% of income earners. In other words, if you make more than $201,400 you earn more than 99% of Canadian income earners. (Source)


Number of tax filers who ranked among Canada's richest 1% in 2010. (Source)



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