BC: TransLink's Shoddy SkyTrain Maintenance Record
July 26, 2016TransLink's mismanagement of the Expo Line has been so bad it left a consultant saying, "Holy smokes!" 557 rail defects will do that to a guy.
BC: Gregor's Vacancy Tax Will Be A Red Tape Nightmare
July 12, 2016Another bad idea from a mayor who excels at bad ideas.
BC: Vancouver DOUBLES its $100,000+ Staff - In One Year!
July 04, 2016The bureaucratic bloat continues at Vancouver City Hall, thanks to a mayor who thinks tax dollars grow on trees.
BC: Vision Vancouver Blowing Another $6.4 Million on Point Grey Road
June 23, 2016What a waste of money.
BC: Bill Bennett Retiring With $83,504 Annual Pension
June 22, 2016Another MLA is riding off into the sunset - with a big pension.
BC: Penticton, Kelowna, Nanaimo Release City Salary Docs
June 22, 2016Ever wonder where your property taxes go? Check out what your city staff are making!
BC: Thin Calendar for Deposed Half-Million Dollar TransLink CEO
June 20, 2016We didn't get much for the huge salary we paid Ian Jarvis after he was fired as TransLink CEO.
BC: Questions the Media Should Ask Trudeau, Clark & Robertson
June 15, 2016Is there a big announcement coming tomorrow on TransLink? If there is, these questions should be asked.
BC: West Kelowna Thinking About Ignoring Taxpayers' Wishes
June 13, 2016West Kelowna council just can't seem to get the message the taxpayers are sending.
Pay hike for Alberta School Boards Association staff...Still waiting for accountability
June 07, 2016At least this means they can buy even more $900 adult Easter egg hunts.
Calgary restaurant closes doors after successive property tax hikes
June 06, 2016A local restaurant owner spoke with the CTF last year when he faced a 97% property tax increase. After another whopping hike, he's shutting his doors for good.
BC: FOI Requesters Should Be Disclosed When Documents Come Out, Not Before
May 24, 2016BC needs to rethink one of its new FOI rules.
Tax Talk Live: Unions, FNFTA & Trudeaus w/ Colin Craig
May 20, 2016Talking taxes with a CTF legend.
Taxpayers Paid Hundreds of Thousands Waiting for NS Gov To Act on Bloomfield
May 19, 2016According to documents received through FOI and from HRM, taxpayers are paying tens of thousands of dollars a month to maintain empty buildings while the City of Halifax and the Province decide what to do with them.
Are board members of the Alberta teachers’ benefit plan jetting to Hawaii on the taxpayer dime?
May 18, 2016How much are these board members receiving in compensation, per diems and travel?