Alberta - News Releases
Carbon tax adds to list of gas taxes hitting families hard at the pumps
May 18, 2017EDMONTON, AB: The Canadian Taxpayers Federation (CTF) is calling on Alberta’s NDP government to stop the carbon tax, and on the federal government to axe the gas tax-on-tax.
CTF Calls on Alberta Government to Lift the Burden off Albertans and Balance the Budget
February 02, 2017The CTF today released Lifting the Burden: A roadmap for balanced budgets and tax relief in Alberta, its 2017-18 pre-budget submission to the government of Alberta.
See Charter Think Tax Coalition Calls Alberta Mayors’ Ask for New Tax Powers “Out of Touch”
December 14, 2016The See Charter, Think Tax coalition is calling for a reality check for the mayors of Calgary and Edmonton after they signed a letter asking for more tax powers on Tuesday.
Molson Raised Prices on Discount Beers as a Result of Alberta Government Beer Tax Hike on Smaller Brews
October 26, 2016Emails leaked to the CTF show NDP beer tax hike meant higher beer prices in Alberta – even on beers not impacted by hike
CTF Launches Edmonton Billboard Urging Alberta government to Scrap the Carbon Tax
October 07, 2016On Wednesday the CTF unveiled a billboard in Edmonton, urging the Alberta government to scrap the carbon tax. The billboard is located on Jasper Avenue at 99th Street, directly west of the Shaw Conference Centre.
CTF Launches Calgary Billboard Urging Alberta Government to Scrap the Carbon Tax
October 04, 2016Today the CTF launched a billboard campaign in Calgary, urging the Alberta government to scrap its harmful carbon tax. The billboard is located on 16th Avenue at 12th Street NW, across the street from the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT) campus.
CTF calls on Alberta MLAs to reject taxpayer subsidy to political parties
August 10, 2016The Canadian Taxpayers Federation (CTF) is calling on Alberta MLAs to reject the proposed taxpayer subsidy to political parties.
Calgary Mayor and Councillors Should Cut Salaries for Savings
June 20, 2016The CTF is calling on Calgary city councillors and Mayor Naheed Nenshi to restrain city government salaries, starting with their own.