D4FT presents to the Ontario Budget Committee

Let’s continue to move forward on tax fairness. D4FT presents to the Ontario Budget Committee June 7, 2012.

Doctors for Fair Taxation goes international

BBC News International has a story on the movement for fair taxes in Canada. Listen to it here.

Event on income inequality

This event will be of interest to anyone in the Toronto area concerned about income inequality. http://www.facebook.com/events/175733249212818/

Debate on fair taxation

This article provides some very good insight into the debate on fair taxation. http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/politics/second-reading/gerald-caplan/taxing-ontarios-rich-and-the-menace-of-creeping-nazism/article2416415/?from=sec368

A step forward on tax fairness

Toronto, April 23, 2012 A step forward on tax fairness  Statement by Doctors for Fair Taxation Doctors for Fair Taxation is pleased the New Democratic Party and Liberal Party are acknowledging today that tax fairness should be part of the…

Ontario parties reach tax deal

http://www.thestar.com/news/canada/politics/article/1166296–ontario-budget-mcguinty-and-horwath-in-last-ditch-talks-to-prevent-election?bn=1

More voices in support of fair taxation

Jarvis: Horwath demands are fair Windsor Star A new group called Doctors for Fair Taxation is actually asking the provincial and federal governments to raise their taxes. They’re recommending going further than Horwath, creating four new tax brackets for those…

Still an opportunity to make progress on fair taxation

Please continue to write, call or tweet your MPPs to let them know you support fair taxation! McGuinty accedes to two NDP demands http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/politics/mcguinty-accedes-to-two-ndp-demands/article2409574/

Important articles of interest

Ontario budget: Andrea Horwath’s tax-the-rich scheme ‘hugely popular,’ poll suggests http://www.thestar.com/news/canada/politics/article/1163869–ontario-budget-andrea-horwath-s-tax-the-rich-scheme-hugely-popular-poll-suggests Fair taxes no longer a taboo subject http://www.southasianfocus.ca/opinion/fair-taxes-no-longer-a-taboo-subject/ So What’s Wrong If The Better Off Among Us Pay More Taxes? http://niagaraatlarge.com/2012/04/17/so-whats-wrong-if-the-better-off-among-us-pay-more-taxes/ Ontario’s poor give Premier McGuinty’s mannequin an earful…

Media statement released today

Toronto, April 18, 2012 Provincial parties urged to adopt proposal for modest tax increase as part of Ontario Budget Joint statement by Doctors for Fair Taxation and Lawyers for Fair Taxation With a crucial vote on the Ontario Budget just…