Stop the $1.6 Billion Tax-on-Tax Grab on Gasoline and DieselFederal The Canadian Taxpayers Federation call on governments to end the tax-on-tax practice for gasoline and diesel, marking the organization’s 15th annual Gas Tax Honesty Day.
B.C. MLA Pension Payouts Top $26 MillionBritish Columbia CTF releases complete list of calculations for MLAs who chose not to run or were defeated in the May 2013 B.C. election.
SK: Police Better Than Photo RadarSaskatchewan If the Saskatchewan government wants to improve safety in construction zones, it should use real police or transport officers rather than photo radar.
Alberta Needs a Government Salary Sunshine ListAlberta Taxpayers have a right to know where their tax dollars are spent. While the province is now a leader in Canada on expense disclosure for politicians and senior staff, Alberta lags far behind many other provinces in another area.
BC: Dix Defeats Clark - Wait, What? (And Other News This Week)Well, that was a surprising week in British Columbia. Read More
CTF Tax Talk Podcast #27 - Senate Funny BusinessThree Senators are under fire for bilking taxpayers in housing allowances. Read More
BC: MSP and Food TaxesOne last kick at the election campaign before we vote tomorrow. Read More
BC: Troy Lanigan on LNGCTF president Troy Lanigan (and others) weigh in on Liquified Natural Gas, which is turning out to be a big election issue in B.C. Read More
BC: Fees, fees, fees, and more feesVancouver City Hall taxes housing like they're cigarettes or something! Read More
BC: Guest Post - Let's Talk Bigger Election IssuesRichmond resident Steve Creighton wants to hear some substance from the individuals running for Premier. Read More
CTF Tax Talk Podcast #26 - The 2013 Ontario BudgetCandice Malcolm and Jordan Bateman talk about Ontario's latest budget - will it trigger an election? Read More
BC: Vancouver and Burnaby Won't Spill on Oil Summit FOIThey supported an anti-oil summit, but Vancouver and Burnaby claim they have no record of it. Read More
MB: Sask Wooing Seems To Be WorkingSaskatchewan's Finance Minister is extending a big invite to Manitobans to move there; citing lower taxes as a big benefit. Looks it's working. Read More
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The Canadian Taxpayers Federation (CTF) released documents today showing the cost of negotiating dams in northern Manitoba has now skyrocketed to $220 million ($223,600,000 including Bipole III). In the past, whistleblowers raised concerns about some of the funds being used to pay people to attend meetings and door prizes such as Xboxes, TVs and deepfreezes.
A photo of an unidentified Niagara Regional Police officer, apparently asleep in her cruiser, has become a local Internet sensation. The undated photo taken at an unidentified location shows a blond police officer sitting in her unlocked cruiser, hands folded across her lap, mouth open, evidently asleep.