The Price We Pay documentary film screening
Rio Theatre (1660 E. Broadway at Commercial)
Wednesday, July 22
Tickets: $12 at the door
Join us for a film screening of The Price We Pay an award-winning documentary about the dark history and dire present-day reality of big-business tax avoidance. The film goes behind the scenes to show how multinationals and the super-wealthy game the system to avoid paying tax. There is at least $199 billion in officially reported Canadian corporate funds in the top ten tax havens – part of the $38 trillion diverted internationally. The dollars involved are staggering and could go a long way to solving the world’s problems.
There will be a short conversation after the screening with Dennis Howlett, Executive Director, Canadians for Tax Fairness, and
Iglika Ivanova, Senior Economist, CCPA-BC.
More information about the film can be found at www.thepricewepay.ca.
Tickets at the door are $12. Doors open at 6:30p.m. Film screening starts at 7:00p.m. Event ends at 9:00p.m.