SUPPORT PENSION IMPROVEMENTS AND LOBBY TO IMPROVE LEGISLATION
We want to make pension benefit improvements to offset the impact of inflation and we need all Locals, committees, active and retired members actively engaged. Send this letter to your elected officials to show your support in making Pension Improvements for all Millwrights across Ontario.
SUPPORT A SKILLED TRADES MOBILITY TAX DEDUCTION
Tell the Federal Government to follow through on their campaign commitment and implement a skilled trades labour mobility tax deduction for out-of-pocket expenses when travelling for work. As of the 2021 election, all three major federal parties have said they support tax fairness and a tax deduction to help Canada’s skilled trades workers. So let’s not waste time. With the 44th Parliament now in session, write to your Member of Parliament asking them to support the implementation of legislation to make this change now.
Honest Employers, Honest Workers: Fighting Tax Fraud
Fraud is not a union-only issue. Tax fraud affects the entire construction industry, shrinks public budgets, and even increases health care costs. The UBC is dedicated to shutting down this destructive criminal activity, regaining lost tax revenue and protecting taxpayers, honest employers and their employees.
We all lose when contractors commit tax fraud—taxpayers, workers, law-abiding contractors and insurers.