Media Releases

A listing of recent press releases from Canadians for Tax Fairness.

MEDIA RELEASE: Canadian corporate assets in tax havens reach new high of $381 Billion

2020-07-22 — Luxembourg, Bermuda, Barbados head list of top 12 tax havens for Canadian corporations For Immediate Release – July 22, 2020 OTTAWA – The total amount of Canadian corporate assets in the top 12... Read More

MEDIA RELEASE: Federal deficit will require progressive taxes to help pay for COVID-19 costs

2020-07-08 — For Immediate Release – July 8, 2020 OTTAWA – Canada can manage the $343.2-billion deficit projected in today’s fiscal snapshot, but it needs new progressive taxes to ensure the cost of COVID-19... Read More

MEDIA RELEASE: CRA loses $2-billion Cameco court case appeal, revealing fundamentally broken corporate tax system

2020-06-27 — Photo: In 2014, Saskatchewan Citizens for Tax Fairness erected this billboard in Saskatoon demanding Cameco pay its taxes.  MEDIA RELEASE: CRA loses $2-billion Cameco court case appeal,... Read More

Media Release: The top tier of Canadians at new highs: It’s time for a wealth tax

2020-06-17 — The top 1% have over 25% of Canada’s net wealth: PBO report For Immediate Release – June 17, 2020 OTTAWA – The richest Canadians are getting richer and it’s time to tax them accordingly.... Read More

MEDIA RELEASE: Organizations call for COVID-19 accountability measures from government

2020-05-27 — For Immediate Release – May 27, 2020 OTTAWA –  With billions being spent to help Canadians through the pandemic, several national organizations released a joint statement today urging the... Read More

MEDIA RELEASE: Stronger terms needed to keep public dollars from helping tax dodgers

2020-05-11 — MEDIA RELEASE: Stronger terms needed to keep public dollars from helping tax dodgers For Immediate Release – May 11, 2020 OTTAWA –  Today’s announcement of applying conditions to federal... Read More

MEDIA RELEASE: Canada should follow example of Denmark, France to crack down on tax havens

2020-04-23 — MEDIA RELEASE: Canada should follow example of Denmark, France to crack down on tax havens At least $8 billion in tax revenues are lost every year to international corporate tax dodging For... Read More

MEDIA RELEASE: Governments should waive tax-filing requirement for low-income Canadians

2020-04-20 — $50 billion in supports could fail to reach vulnerable Canadians this year amid COVID crisis. For Immediate Release – April 20, 2020 OTTAWA – With community tax clinics shut down due to COVID... Read More

News Release: Four years after Panama Papers, Canadians still waiting for tax justice

2020-04-01 — (La version française suit) Photo credit: Kent MacElwee, flickrNEWS RELEASE: Four years after Panama Papers, Canadians still waiting for tax justice Canadians for Tax Fairness and... Read More

Corporate Income Tax Freedom Day is Jan 7

2020-01-07 — Canadian corporations could have paid all their corporate income taxes by 9 a.m. For Immediate Release – January 7, 2020 OTTAWA – The holidays are over, but Canadian corporations have another... Read More

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