Canadians for Tax Fairness Executive Director Dennis Howlett made a presentation to the House of Commons Finance Committee about a proposed piece of legislation - Bill S-17.
By Dennis Howlett. Executive Director of Canadians for Tax Fairness.
Next week’s G8 Summit is an unprecedented opportunity to tackle
the murky world of tax havens. But Canada threatens to be a spoiler. Again.
The G8 Summit is an unprecedented opportunity to go after tax cheats who use tax havens. But Canada threatens to be a spoiler. Again.
Join a media stunt to press Canada to support a strong tax haven action plan at the G8
May 10, 2013: Canadian money stashed in the top 12 global tax havens has topped $170 Billion, according to data on foreign direct investment released yesterday by Statistics Canada. This amounts to a quarter of all Canadian money going abroad.
Canadian money in tax havens is at an all
time high - $160 billion at last count.. and growing. One of the main reasons
rich Canadians and large corporations hide their money in tax havens is to
The IMF and the Bank of Canada have revised their growth projections for Canada downwards to 1.5% for the coming year.
The CBC released
21 March 2013
April Fool’s Day came two weeks too early for MPs at the Finance Committee’s ongoing hearings into “Tax Evasion and the Use of Tax Havens.”