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CTF Releases "Taxpayers' Agenda", UCP Survey Results
August 11, 2017The Canadian Taxpayers Federation (CTF) released today a “Taxpayers’ Agenda for Alberta” – a list of ten priorities for the province – along with survey responses from United Conservative Party (UCP) leadership candidates about the ten policy issues.
Colin Craig named CTF Interim Alberta Director as Paige MacPherson begins maternity leave
July 31, 2017CALGARY, AB: The Canadian Taxpayers Federation (CTF) is pleased to announce that our Alberta Director, Paige MacPherson, will be taking her maternity leave effective July 31, 2017, and is delighted to welcome our Interim Alberta Director, Colin Craig, during that time.
Canadian Taxpayers Federation launches petition calling on Yukon government to scrap carbon tax plans
July 21, 2017OTTAWA, ON: The Canadian Taxpayers Federation (CTF) has launched a petition calling on the Yukon government to scrap its plans for a carbon tax.
Alberta budget update shows deficit unchanged despite $1 billion in extra revenue
June 29, 2017The CTF is calling on the Alberta government to seriously rein in spending after today’s year-end report shows the deficit is the same despite the government bringing in $1 billion in additional revenue.
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.