For five years, since members of the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America (UBC) and their supporters began holding Tax Fraud Days of Action events each April, our voices have only become louder and stronger. This year was no exception, as thousands of members and supporters across the United States and Canada took … Continued
Author: Charles Lavin
The Losses Keep Mounting
Watch the losses climb from 2017 to now! $8.4 billion a year was lost from 2017 through 2020 and $10 billion a year from 2021.
With events planned for the next several days across Canada and the United States, members of the Carpenters Union and our allies are setting out to stand up and speak out against employer tax fraud in the construction industry. Click the Events tab at this website to learn about Days of Action events in your … Continued
Across the U.S. and Canada, Carpenters Union members and supporters are gearing up for a variety of events April 12 – 18 to protest the epidemic of employer tax fraud in the construction industry.
By Douglas J. McCarron, General President, United Brotherhood of Carpenters. For years, UBC members and regional councils have been fighting to eradicate employer tax fraud … Continued
Sandra Sandoval has been doing drywall finish work for seven years and smiles with pride when she talks about the work she enjoys.
An interview with Lester Royal, Chief Operating Officer and Co-Founder, Tri-Construction, North Minneapolis. In more than 20 years helping to lead Tri-Construction, a successful construction company, Lester Royal has learned that success “is not about you, it’s about your team.” He and CEO Calvin Littlejohn built their company on a foundation of mentorship, high skills and giving back to the community.
Across the United States and Canada, communities are alive with the sights and sounds of construction work on long-needed projects to repair and rebuild public infrastructure, not to mention the private development that an investment in infrastructure brings. Both countries have made federal investments that will transform economic development for decades. The infrastructure boom can … Continued