Hiding wealth in tax havens deprives Canadian governments of massive amounts of tax revenue Published on Nov 21, 2017 in Columns/Featured/The Nonagenarian’s Notebook by Ed Finn Letting Canadians get away with tax evasion hurts us all Keep Reading Facebook Twitter Google Pinterest You might be interested in Tax evasion is costing our government billions “In this world nothing is certain but death and taxes.” –Benjamin Franklin. “In this world death is certain for everyone, Do governments neglect social spending for corporate subsidies? Governments exist to protect the rights of minorities. The rich need no protection. — Wendell Phillips. When it comes to Persistence of massive child poverty in Canada a national disgrace And not just at Christmas time.