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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.
View from Nova Scotia: Progressive taxes yield benefits
August 18, 2014
Everyone has his or her own idea of how to be bold when it comes to taxes. Here’s ours: make broad, innovative changes to increase taxes and make them more progressive.
How to stop Canadian multinationals from dodging their taxes
August 1, 2014
Tax avoidance has become an accepted part of doing business for corporations the world over. How can we stop it?
How a book about economics became a hit
June 11, 2014
Thomas Piketty's "Capital in the 21st Century" has been hailed as a book that changes everything -- from how we understand the economy and growing inequality, to the role of taxes.
Canadian money in offshore tax havens hits record high
May 5, 2014
Canadian money stashed in offshore tax havens hit $170 billion in 2013. The government can’t be outmaneuvered by corporations and the very rich looking to get even richer at the expense of the rest.
offshore tax havens
Another round of cuts to our food inspection system? The raw truth about tax cuts.
April 25, 2014
It looks like $35 million and 192 inspectors are on the chopping block according to documents posted by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency and major media reports.
Stock options: The billion-dollar tax loophole
April 16, 2014
Canada's wealthiest CEOs don't have to pay tax on 50 per cent of income received from cashing in company stock that they have received as part of their compensation.
Ask your MP to support the tax gap motion
April 2, 2014
How many tax dollars are missing? The troubling answer is that the Harper government has absolutely no idea. Worse, it is thwarting those who want to find out.
Guess who gets special tax treatment?
March 14, 2014
The tax system has morphed into an unwieldy mess of loopholes that are ineffective except for helping very wealthy people avoid paying taxes.
Signing big in your community
February 26, 2014
When a group of Saskatchewan people who follow us on Facebook and our webpage erected a huge billboard to support our work, we were thrilled. It was simple. effective and inspiring.
Budget 2014: Talk about tax fairness but not much action
February 14, 2014
The most expensive and most egregious tax loopholes such as the Stock Option Deduction, Capital Gain Deduction and Business Entertainment Deduction have not been touched.
2014 federal budget
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