Five Reasons Why Halifax Regional Council Should Support Pay Reform
March 07, 2016Council salaries have gone up by about 14% over 4 years (2011-12); the Mayor’s salary is up 17%. Meanwhile from 2012 to 2015 the average worker in Halifax has only seen annual increases in their salaries of 1.7 to 0.6%.
What to look for in Alberta's third quarter fiscal update
February 23, 2016When the Alberta government delivers its third quarter fiscal update, we’ll get a closer look at the province’s fiscal position – and what the government is doing about it. There are a few important things to watch for.
BC: Port Alberni frets 2% library hike while raising taxes 6%
February 09, 2016Eye roll.
Tax Talk Live #8 - CRA Duty of Care w/ Scott Hennig & Jordan Bateman
January 29, 2016Irv Leroux paved the way for all taxpayers.
Tax Talk Live #7 - Electoral Reform with Aaron Wudrick
January 22, 2016How should we elect MPs?
BC: Breaking Down Outgoing TransLink CEO Doug Allen's Review
January 19, 2016Here's what we think of the document left behind by TransLink's outgoing CEO.
Tax Talk Live #6 - First Nations Financial Transparency w/ Todd MacKay, Colin Craig & Paige MacPherson
January 18, 2016Despite running on a platform of openness and transparency, one of the first actions of the Trudeau government was to buckle to the pressure of a few inconvenienced chiefs and suspend the First Nations Financial Transparency Act.