Government of New Brunswick - Finance - Latest News Government of New Brunswick - Finance - Latest News en New Brunswick economy continued to grow in 2016 A report from Statistics Canada has reaffirmed the province’s economic performance, marking two consecutive years of growth. Tue, 02 May 2017 14:36:00 AST Budget passes The 2017-18 provincial budget was passed in the legislature Thursday. The budget aimed to demonstrate that the government is listening to New Brunswickers, honouring its commitments, and investing responsibly in areas that will lead to a stronger New Brunswick. Fri, 28 April 2017 11:08:00 AST Helping small businesses to succeed Recognizing that small business is a vital part of New Brunswick’s economy and communities, the provincial government has taken a series of steps to help them succeed and is committed to ongoing efforts to address their concerns. Sun, 23 April 2017 00:00:00 AST REVISED / Applications for low-income seniors’ benefit available Applications for the 2017 Low-Income Seniors' Benefit are now available. Fri, 31 March 2017 10:54:00 AST Small business income tax will be cut on April 1, the third rate cut in three years On April 1 the small business income tax rate will be cut to three per cent. Mon, 27 March 2017 09:42:00 AST Tue, 02 May 2017 14:36:00 AST