Saskatchewan - News Releases
Taxpayers call for Workers Compensation Board Refund
May 03, 2016The Canadian Taxpayers Federation (CTF) is calling on the Workers Compensation Board (WCB) to follow its own policy and refund hundreds of millions of dollars to employers across the province.
CTF Declares Victory in Duty of Care Court Challenge
January 08, 2016Irvin Leroux’s latest court battle with the Canada Revenue Agency results in historic ‘duty of care’ ruling remaining intact.
Sask takes its biggest step forward on liquor rules since Prohibition
November 18, 2015REGINA, SK: The Canadian Taxpayers Federation (CTF) is celebrating the Saskatchewan government announcement today that will open up province’s liquor market to additional opportunities for businesses and consumers.
Debt Clock Shows Sask's Over-Spending in Real Time
November 03, 2015The Canadian Taxpayers Federation (CTF) is bringing its historic National Debt Clock to Saskatchewan to display the provincial debt for the first time in nearly two decades.
Liquor coalition calls for fairness
September 28, 2015A coalition of groups is calling on the Saskatchewan government to provide fairness in liquor pricing so that Saskatchewanians will get the best price when they pick up a six pack of beer or a bottle of wine. The Saskatchewan Hotels and Hospitality Association (SHHA), Restaurants Canada and the Canadian Taxpayers Federation (CTF) are jointly launching a petition calling for fairness in pricing, selection and regulation for liquor retailing.
Canadian Taxpayers Federation Calls for Gas Tax Honesty
May 14, 2015Taxes account for about 30 per cent of the price at the pump in Saskatchewan, but the province deserves credit for spending fuel taxes on roads.
No New Taxes, But Lots of New Debt in Sask Budget
March 18, 2015REGINA, SK: The Canadian Taxpayers Federation (CTF) applauds the Saskatchewan government’s decision to hold the line on taxes and operational spending in the 2015 budget, but the additional $713 million in borrowing is disappointing.