10 Big Reasons

Why should we feel good about paying taxes? Here are 10 big reasons.

Tax Justice Network

Canadians for Tax Fairness is a proud member of the Tax Justice Network International Association. The TJN Network has 28 member organizations from Europe, Africa, Australia and the Americas.

Canadians for Tax Fairness 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.

Fair Tax News

[1 day 29 min ago] — As the old saying goes: "A buck is a buck". But at tax time, there is a different set of rules for corporate insiders using a loophole for stock option deductions. This loophole has a $1 billion annual price tag for the rest of us. That lost revenue could easily be used to invest in the things most of us value and are proud of : taking care of wounded veterans and their families, food inspections... >> more
[5 days 3 hours ago] — We've already received a ton of positive reaction about this opinion piece by Linda McQuaig which appeared on the Canadian newsite, IPolitics.  Standing up to an entrenched and frankly, elitist, point of view is part of our job here at Tax Fairness. We love it when journalists like McQuaig have our backs.It’s rare that members of Canada’s financial elite are so clumsy in revealing that their... >> more
[2 weeks 7 hours ago] — 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. The Parliamentary Budget Office tried to calculate the “tax gap” in its role as a financial watchdog. The Canada Revenue Agency refused to provide key (not confidential) information. How can you make good tax policy for... >> more
[2 weeks 5 days ago] — This was an amazing rant by Rick Mercer. About tax fairness no less. He does a great job of explaining why income splitting is a bad idea for most of us. Unless you happen to be the Prime Minister or some other high income single earner family member. >> more

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