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Regulations are an essential tool used by governments to carry out economic and social policy from which businesses and citizens benefit. While some regulation is needed, too often federal and provincial governments impose excess regulation that is not only unnecessary, but is also harmful to businesses. Government-imposed regulation reduces productivity and limits innovation, with SMEs bearing a disproportionately high amount of the burden.
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BC Government Awarded “Golden Scissors” for cutting red tape

February 16, 2017
Every year during Red Tape Awareness Week, CFIB awards one “Golden Scissors” to the government across Canada who did the most to cut your business free from red tape.
 

Highlights of Red Tape Awareness Week 2017

January 27, 2017
During the eighth annual Red Tape Awareness Week, from January 23-27, we challenged governments to focus their efforts on the tangled mess of unnecessary regulations holding back your small business.
 

Golden Scissors Award 2017 – Who’s cutting you free?

January 27, 2017
Every year we show our appreciation to the government officials who recognise the importance of reducing unnecessary regulations on our members with the presentation of the Golden Scissors Award! Come find out who our panel of experts judged to be doing the most to cut small business free.
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