Month: September 2014

Free-Trade Farce

Thanks to a new agreement between Ottawa and the European Union, Canada and the EU appear to be opening up freer trade terms than what’s currently in place between provinces. Why is this a problem you say?  Because businesses are operating today in an intensely competitive global economy and it is important for business to…

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$350.00 of Kindness

This past week Federal Finance Minister Joe Oliver unveiled his first major decision as finance minister with a targeted tax credit for small business to boost hiring without sacrificing Conservative plans to balance the books and cut taxes further before next year’s election. The credit effectively reduces employment insurance premiums for small businesses, but falls…

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