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Despite earnest statements from the world’s leaders – everyone from the Pope to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau – wealth continues to be sucked to the top at an alarming rate.
Is it because the rich work so much harder than the rest of us? Not likely, says a new report from Oxfam.
Every year there are well-reported examples of how the wealthy use their resources and access to influence the very same politicians and policymakers who should be protecting our interests. Instead, it is the interests of the uber-rich that are guarded as they benefit from laws, unfair taxes and economic policies.
Canadians for Tax Fairness goes to North Bay February 11 to attend a screening of the award-winning tax haven documentary The Price We Pay. The explosion in tax haven use by Canadian multinationals and wealthy individuals is robbing Canada of needed revenues - so the evening is not about something that is happening somewhere far away. Dennis Howlett explains.
Why do so many Canadians keep falling for that old siren call of tax cuts? When it comes to taxes it seem the Trudeau Liberals are playing the same old cheesy game. Free money! Whee! That wouldn’t happen if we didn’t keep falling for it, says veteran columnist Susan Riley.