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Fighting for Taxpayers: Battles Fought & Battles Ahead

Section: How to Start a Group / Members Highlights
4 June 2017 | Canadian Taxpayers Federation (CTF) / Canada


Written by CTF President Troy Lanigan, the book explores the early beginnings of the CTF in the late 1980s when citizen activists who organized “Axe the Tax” rallies to oppose the GST came to understand that as long as taxpayers were reacting to government decisions, nothing would change. Canadian taxpayers, they realized, needed a permanent, proactive and independent voice to counterbalance the inertia of big government.

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