CBC's The National gives top billing to story on tax havens

CBC Television gave Canadians for Tax Fairness spokesperson, Dennis Howlett, top billing on its National News on March 22 with a story about the Federal Budget 2013's announcement that the government was going to crack down on tax cheats using tax havens.

The video report can be viewed here: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/story/2013/03/22/f-tax-offshore-evasion-whistleblower.html

Howlett pionted out that it is hard to take their intention seriously when no new resources have been given to the Canada Revenue Agancy to do its job.

NDP Finance Critic Peggy Nash also pointed out that the government has actually be reducing staff at CRA.