Federal - Presentations
Tax on the menu: Why taxing food and drink won’t make Canadians thinner
November 25, 2013
The CTF report titled: Tax on the Menu: Why taxing food and drink won’t make Canadians thinner. But will make their governments much, much fatter looks at dozens of peer-reviewed academic studies plus ample real world evidence from around the globe proving food taxes of all kinds are entirely ineffective in reducing obesity.
2013 Federal Pre-Budget Sumission
November 20, 2013
After five years of profligate spending, the Conservative government of Stephen Harper did a decent job keeping a lid on spending in 2012-13. However, more will need to be done if the government is going to keep the promise they made in the 2011 election.
15th Annual Gas Tax Honesty Report
May 28, 2013
The Canadian Taxpayers Federation (CTF) has long been an advocate of honesty in gas taxes: that taxes collected from the purchase of gasoline and diesel are used exclusively for the building and maintaining of roadway infrastructure.