on June 19, 2017
CTF delivers thousands of carbon tax petition signatures to the Saskatchewan governmentSaskatchewan SASKATOON, SK: Support for Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall’s opposition to a carbon tax is growing as the Canadian Taxpayers Federation delivered 7,402 petition signatures from people standing with the premier. Environment Minister Scott Moe accepted the petition in Saskatoon today.
First Nations activist wins precedent setting court victory for financial transparencySaskatchewan, Federal SASKATOON, SK: First Nations activist Charmaine Stick and the Canadian Taxpayers Federation (CTF) are celebrating a precedent setting court victory to strengthen band members’ rights to demand financial transparency from their leaders.
Morneau's 'tax escalator' a bad precedentFederal Most taxpayers probably breathed a sigh of relief that Finance Minister Bill Morneau’s spring budget didn’t include any headline-grabbing tax hikes, such as increases in income taxes or business taxes. Rumoured new taxes on health and dental benefits and capital gains thankfully never materialized.
CTF launches campaign to mail ducks to Premier WynneOntario Ontario government spent $130,000 on a giant inflatable rubber duck. Province is world’s largest sub-national borrower, and pays about $1 billion per month in debt interest
on April 19, 2017
BC: Lottery Corp Spent $158.8 Million on Advertising since 2010The BC Lottery Corp loves promoting itself. Read More
on April 18, 2017
BC: FNFTA Weekly UpdateOnly 6 left. Read More
on April 10, 2017
BC: FNFTA Weekly UpdateEight B.C. bands left to file in 2015-16. Read More
on April 10, 2017
Capital gains tax from the sale of your primary residence?We’ve received a few emails recently from people concerned that they now have to report the sale of their home when filing taxes. The concern is that this may mean the government is looking to charge taxes on the money you make when you sell your home. Read More
on April 04, 2017
BC: Gregor Wastes $323,000 To Appease His Fellow IdeologuesJust govern Vancouver properly, Your Worship. Read More
on March 31, 2017
BC: Green Party Rolls Out Tax Hike PlanAn Andrew Weaver government would be an expensive one. Read More
on March 30, 2017
BC: FNFTA Weekly UpdateOnly 9 BC bands left to file their 2015-16 financials. Read More
on March 16, 2017
NS: Former NS Liberal Leader Gets Big Pay Day Thanks to Contract From McNeil GovernmentThe Canadian Taxpayers Federation (CTF) is calling on the McNeil government to cancel an $800,000 contract with Engage Nova Scotia after new documents obtained through the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act shows the organization is projected to pay a former Liberal leader $13,584 a month. Read More
on March 14, 2017
BC: Chopping Down Trees in Gregor's Greenest CityTrees vs. bikes - no question for Gregor Robertson. He'll take bikes every time. Read More
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