The Harper Conservatives willfully ignore tax loopholes that could save Canadians billions of dollars every year, instead claiming that slashing environmental protections, social programs, and public service employment are necessary to save money. The refusal by the Harper Conservatives to meaningfully enforce the fair taxation of very wealthy individuals and large companies, while cutting programs that help support lower and middle income citizens, demonstrates the disconnect between the Harper Conservatives and the needs of everyday Canadians.
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We call on the Government of Canada to close the unfair and ineffective tax loopholes existent in our tax code, such as the Stock Options Deduction, and to tackle the serious problem of tax evasion facilitated by tax havens.