Policy Briefs — 2018
As part of its advocacy work, FRIENDS of Canadian Broadcasting frequently makes submissions and presentations to the CRTC, Parliamentary Committees, and other bodies.
FRIENDS recommends that the government revise the advertising tax deductibility provisions of the Income Tax Act to apply to all foreign media, including internet-delivered media.
Remarks to the Senate Committee on Transport & Communications on closing the internet advertising loophole
In a meeting of the Senate of Canada's Standing Committee on Transport & Communications, FRIENDS discussed the crisis facing Canadian media and proposed a solution.
FRIENDS' second phase intervention on the CRTC's call for comments on the Governor in Council’s request for a report on future programming distribution models.
In a submission to the CRTC, FRIENDS comments on the commission's reconsideration of the licence renewal decisions for the large English-language television groups