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Canadians for Tax Fairness
Canadians for Fair Taxation promotes a progressive tax system, based on ability to pay, to fund the public services and programs required to meet our social, economic and environmental needs.
Canada's real position on tax havens
July 8, 2015
Reports out this spring show the tax evasion problem is not going away, with up to $199 billion in corporate assets sitting in offshore accounts, out of reach of Canadian tax collectors.
A neighbourhood fights for fair taxes
June 29, 2015
A group of neighbours and friends in a Montreal community become outraged by corporate tax avoidance and the fact that one per cent of people own half the world's wealth.
Corporate Canada's $199 billion secret
May 25, 2015
Luxembourg has been a prime destination for Canadians looking for a tax haven.
Lights. Camera. Action Plan.
May 19, 2015
When a Harper cabinet minister gets inspired by a grocery store commercial, it costs the rest of us money. Why are taxpayers footing the bill for advertising that doesn't play by the rules?
Economic Action Plan
Beyond tampons: How tax policy fails women
May 13, 2015
Every year the CRA collects an estimated $36 million from federal tax on tampons. That's just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to a tax system that fails many women.
tax on tampons
Joe Oliver's big idea: Leave it for the grandkids to clean up
April 24, 2015
When did federal budgets and economic policy stop being about vision and stewardship and turn into a free-for-all about who "wins" and who "loses?"
federal budget 2015
Warning: Doubling the TFSA is bad for fiscal health
April 17, 2015
Experts have been warning that doubling the limit will have enormous negative impact on future federal and provincial budgets -- increasing exponentially to $20 billion annually by 2060.
Alberta budget fumbles the ball
March 30, 2015
The reviews are in. Alberta's first post-oil boom budget is a bust.
Fixing Canada without raising taxes on (most) Canadians
March 20, 2015
The Harper Conservatives have done a lot of damage to Canada.
2015 alternative budget
Change tax law, change lives
March 2, 2015
Women the world over pay the price for bad tax systems. How to change that is the theme of an upcoming Queen's University Women's Day Conference.
International women's day
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