Media Releases

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

MEDIA RELEASE: Latest CRA tax gap report shows need to strengthen corporate compliance, enforcement

2020-12-17 — MEDIA RELEASE: Latest CRA tax gap report shows need to strengthen corporate compliance, enforcement For immediate release: Dec 17, 2020 OTTAWA – Canada Revenue Agency’s tax gap report  today... Read More

MEDIA RELEASE: Canadians for Tax Fairness welcomes new climate action measures

2020-12-11 — MEDIA RELEASE: Canadians for Tax Fairness welcomes new climate action measures But bolder action needed along with progressive tax reforms to help pay for it For immediate release: Dec 11,... Read More

MEDIA RELEASE: Fair tax reforms in economic statement a step forward, but more action needed to raise revenues and reduce inequality

2020-11-30 — Photo: Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland, Twitter MEDIA RELEASE: Fair tax reforms in economic statement a step forward, but more action needed to raise revenues and reduce inequality For... Read More

MEDIA RELEASE: Time to tax extreme wealth as Canada’s billionaires grow $53B richer in pandemic

2020-11-25 — MEDIA RELEASE: Time to tax extreme wealth as Canada’s billionaires grow $53B richer in pandemic New report recommends progressive tax measures the federal government could use to address... Read More

MEDIA RELEASE: Over C$560 billion in revenues lost to tax havens each year, according to global study

2020-11-20 — MEDIA RELEASE: Over C$560 billion in revenues lost to tax havens each year: global study State of Tax Justice report looks at tax losses by country and worst offenders November 20, 2020... Read More

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

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