on December 17, 2014
Top Budget Wishes for 2015Saskatchewan Recently the Canadian Taxpayers Federation (CTF) met with Saskatchewan Finance Minister Ken Krawetz to discuss our recommendations for the upcoming budget. Here are some of the ideas we put forward...
BC: CTF Releases Taxpayers’ Naughty and Nice ListBritish Columbia The CTF releases its B.C. Naughty and Nice List, highlighting politicians and agencies who either cost – or saved – taxpayers money this year.
CTF Condemns Corporate Welfare for Pratt & WhitneyFederal The Canadian Taxpayers Federation (CTF) today expressed severe disappointment at the federal government’s announcement to provide Pratt & Whitney Canada with a $300 million dollar “loan
Career Opportunity: Prairie Communications Director (Saskatchewan and Manitoba)The Canadian Taxpayers Federation, Canada’s leading non-partisan advocacy group dedicated to lower taxes, less waste and accountable government has an opening for the position of Prairie Director (Communications).
on December 17, 2014
MB: Downtown Biz NumbersA little while ago someone suggested to me that the number of businesses in downtown Winnipeg had dropped. I asked the city for numbers and here's what they had to say... Read More
on December 11, 2014
Some of the Higher Chief and Council Pay Numbers We've Seen...This blog post shows comparisons between some of the higher chief and council pay details we've seen along with pay for full-time mayors of larger communities. Read More
on December 10, 2014
BC: Burnaby Surgeons Demand FHA Reverse 40-Week ReassessmentsFraser Health's pointless policy of reassessing surgical waitlist patients after 40 weeks will just delay more surgeries and cost taxpayers money, doctors say. Read More
on December 09, 2014
BC: Questions the Media Should Ask TransLink's Mayors CouncilThursday is the day TransLink's mayors unveil their 0.5% PST increase - and a chance for the media to get questions answered for taxpayers. Read More
on December 08, 2014
BC: Post Secondary President ExpensesThey spend a lot of your money. Read More
on December 05, 2014
BC: TransLink Mayors Will Likely Go To Sales TaxThe TransLink mayors seem to have painted themselves into a sales tax corner. Read More
on December 04, 2014
BC: The Wheels on the TransLink Tax Bus Keep Falling OffTransLink continues to blunder along. Read More
on December 03, 2014
BC: We Need a Simpler Tax SystemWhat should be done to make the GST fairer? Read More
on December 02, 2014
BC: TransLink Tuesday - gas tax, word games & car allowancesThey want more of your money and spend it on car allowances - and hope desperately that no one will remember the word TRANSLINK! Read More
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