Where’s the jobs discussion?

In Policy On February 3, 2014 0 525 0

The accounts of the reckless behaviour of our senators, the allegations of corruption among the highest ranking officials in Quebec’s largest municipalities, and the behaviour of Canada’s most infamous mayor, Rob Ford, have distracted us from the important current issues confronting the nation and that demand the full attention of government and the cooperation of...

Summit Speaker Profile: Andrew Treusch

In CGE Blog On February 3, 2014 0 713 0

The Canadian Revenue Agency (CRA) collected $419 billion in taxes and duties in 2011-2012. It has over 39,000 employees working across Canada and is probably one of the more thankless departments to work for in any government. “Nothing is certain but death and taxes,” goes the popular expression, repeated at dinner tables and bus stops...