Manitobans Against Carbon Taxes Coalition

Manitobans Against Carbon Taxes Coalition NEWS RELEASE Groups join forces to fight carbon taxes in Manitoba Winnipeg, July 13, 2017 – Organizations representing thousands of concerned Manitoba businesses and residents, joined together today to publicly oppose carbon taxes in the province. The Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB), the Canadian Taxpayers Federation (CTF), the…

Government is binging on beer and whisky taxes

By Robin Speer and Paige MacPherson The sun is shining, farmers are seeding, and Albertans are enjoying their first rounds of patio beers. Meanwhile, the Alberta government is doubling down on its hangover-inducing beer tax-and-subsidy scheme by expanding similar policies to distillers. The government has hit every link of the beer supply chain with one cost increase or another. Both brewing beer…