Media Advisory/The Fraser Institute: How Complicated Has Canada's Tax System Become? New Study Coming Monday, April 27

Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - April 24, 2015) - On Monday April 27, the Fraser Institute will release a new study spotlighting just how byzantine Canada's federal tax system has become over the past two decades.

The study, Measuring Tax Complexity in Canada, examines the evolution of Canadian tax legislation, tax guides and tax expenditures in an effort to quantify complexity.

A news release with additional information will be issued via Marketwired on Monday, April 27 at 6:30 a.m. (EST).

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Contact Information:

Media Contact:
Charles Lammam, Study co-author
Director of Fiscal Studies, Fraser Institute

For more information:
Aanand Radia
Media Relations Specialist, Fraser Institute
(416) 363-6575 ext. 238