The G8 Summit is an unprecedented opportunity to go after tax cheats who use tax havens. But Canada threatens to be a spoiler. Again.
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May 10, 2013: Canadian money stashed in the top 12 global tax havens has topped $170 Billion, according to data on foreign direct investment released yesterday by Statistics Canada. This amounts to a quarter of all Canadian money going abroad.
Canadian money in tax havens is at an all
time high - $160 billion at last count.. and growing. One of the main reasons
rich Canadians and large corporations hide their money in tax havens is to
The IMF and the Bank of Canada have revised their growth projections for Canada downwards to 1.5% for the coming year.
The CBC released
April Fool’s Day came two weeks
too early for MPs at the Finance Committee’s ongoing hearings into “Tax Evasion
and the Use of Tax Havens.”
The New Brunswick government is the latest provincial government to reverse the corporate tax cuts that the federal Conservative government had pressed provinces to make.
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