Premiers and territorial leaders in Charlottetown for the Council of the Federation need to demand the federal government and the Canada Revenue Agency stem the flow of Canadian money offshore because it is depleting revenues by at least $7.8 Bill
Education. Infrastructure. Health. It takes money to run a province. And most provinces are desperate to find more of it. That’ll be one thing on which provincial premiers agree when they meet in Charlottetown later this week.
(Editor's Note.. This originally appeared in the Halifax Chronicle-Herald in response to that province's work to update its tax system. It was written by Brian Gifford, a founding member of Nova Scotians for Tax Fairness)