January 18, 2016Hidden fees and other costs of trading across the Canada/US border hit small businesses the hardest, but does that mean it’s not worth doing business with our largest trading partner? CFIB’s latest report breaks down border bottlenecks to help your business better prepare for red-tape-free trade.
January 21, 2015A CFIB report released during Red Tape Awareness Week™ shows that the total cost of regulation to Canadian businesses has grown from $31.7 billion in 2012 to $37.1 billion in 2014.
January 27, 2014From filing taxes to applying for government permits, how much does red tape cost you? Our report quantifies, for the first time, the cost of some of the most common red tape headaches for ordinary Canadians.
January 21, 2013The 2013 version of Canada’s Red Tape Report compares the regulatory costs faced by Canadian small businesses to those faced by their U.S. counterparts. And the comparison reveals that Canadian businesses pay significantly more.