equalization payment

equalization payment

or

equalization grant

n
(Economics) Canadian a financial grant made by the federal government to a poorer province in order to facilitate a level of services equal to that of a richer province
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4 million profit equalization payment earned from its partner, Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (Takeda) related to OMONTYS([R]) (peginesatide) Injection product sales during the period.
It seems that at the present time, Ontario does provide a net subsidy to the north of about $1,026 per capita, which Manitoba may not be able to pick up without a federal equalization payment.
According to one report, Ottawa plans to have new equalization payment allocations in place by April 2006.
On one day, the regular business was set aside to debate an emergency resolution on the provision of an agricultural trade equalization payment.
6% in fiscal 2011, the district expects a minimal decline of less than 2% in TAV for fiscal 2012 and an equalization payment approximating $50 million.
now Kaiser Eagle Mountain, LLC) transferred approximately 2,800 acres of Kaiser-owned property along its railroad right-of-way to the BLM and a cash equalization payment in exchange for approximately 3,500 acres of land within the Eagle Mountain landfill project area.
In order to establish the 50/50 joint venture structure, ANR made an undisclosed equalization payment to Leviathan.
March-April -- Report of the joint Committee to the federal government; publication of the federal government's white paper on constitutional reforms; renegotiation, or possible extension, of the Equalization payment agreement for the receiving provinces.
4% above budget, led by strong personal and corporate taxes, higher revenue from Crown land sales, and an unbudgeted federal equalization payment.
The increase in reported revenues was partially offset by a lower equalization payment from Abbott compared to the prior year quarter.
But Chartier wrote that he found the Harper government position paper on equalization payment reform, entitled Restoring Fiscal Balance in Canada: Focusing on Priorities, to be "troubling.