Media Releases

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

MEDIA RELEASE: Canadians for Tax Fairness welcomes NDP proposal for excess profits tax, additional measures to address inequality

2020-10-08 — MEDIA RELEASE: Canadians for Tax Fairness welcomes NDP proposal for excess profits tax, additional measures to address inequality For Immediate Release – October 8, 2020 OTTAWA – Canadians... Read More

MEDIA RELEASE: Coalition calls to end snow-washing and urges feds for improved transparency in wake of FinCEN Files

2020-09-25 — ICIJ Investigation reveals Canada a hot spot for suspicious financial activity For Immediate Release – September 25, 2020 OTTAWA – A coalition of organizations is urging the federal... Read More

MEDIA RELEASE: Canadians for Tax Fairness welcomes new tax fairness measures in Throne Speech

2020-09-23 — MEDIA RELEASE: Canadians for Tax Fairness welcomes new tax fairness measures in Throne Speech For Immediate Release – Sept 23, 2020 OTTAWA – The federal government’s plans to address extreme... Read More

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

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