Library of taxi-related documents for taxi operators and taxi regulators.

Link: taxi-library.org

  • Canadian Taxi Driver Homicides: Greg McCart

    taxi-library.org 15 Feb '17, 1am

    Greg McCart, 24, was the eldest son of Middlesex County Judge (later Ontario Superior Court Justice) John McCart. He drove for London's About Town Taxi. At 2:16 a.m. he radioed his dispatcher saying that he had picked up a fare at the Brunswick Hotel. A witness saw an About Town stati...

  • Canadian Taxi Driver Homicides: Patrice Beaulieu

    taxi-library.org 19 Jan '17, 1pm

    Patrice Beaulieu was apparently shot to death when he balked at allowing his cab to be used to transport drugs. Mr. Beaulieu, 19, had been driving for Taxi Dégelis, the company operated by his father and mother, for nearly two years. Before that he had worked for the company as a disp...

  • Taxi Deregulation: International Comparison

    taxi-library.org 03 Dec '16, 7pm

    Conventionally, taxi regulation has been largely concerned with public order or consumer protection rather than the economics of the industry. There are several traditional objectives of taxi regulation, namely, optimal economic performance of the trade, public safety, consumer protec...

  • Canadian Taxi Driver Homicides, 1917-2007

    taxi-library.org 02 Aug '16, 1am

    Kenneth Scott Sidney, BC / Oct. 12, 1988 Three 17-year-olds and a 24-year-old plotted the robbery of a cab driver while drinking beer in a schoolyard, the motive being to get more beer money. Scott, 66, was stabbed 17 times by two of the 17-year-olds. The 24-year-old was convicted of ...

  • Toronto Star Taxi Plate/Leasing Investigation

    taxi-library.org 16 Jul '15, 12pm

    Some believe what happened to Anemi is part of a growing backlash against drivers who spoke out during a Star investigation of the Toronto cab industry. In a letter to Toronto Councillor Dennis Fotinos, lawyer Ian Outerbridge says the actions taken against Anemi amount to ``the abuse ...

  • Get Ready for Bloomsday!

    taxi-library.org 16 Jun '15, 7am

    is a kind of parody of Homer's epic poem The Odyssey. The Odyssey tells the story of the Greek hero Odysseus (AKA Ulysses) who, thanks to the machinations of various hostile deities, spends 19 years trying to get back to Greece following the Trojan War. Ulysses is made up of 18 "Episo...


    taxi-library.org 12 Jan '16, 12am

    Return to union-employee status. Taxicab company owners claim that if they were forced to return their hired drivers (the ones who do not own taxicabs) to union-employee status, they would be bankrupted. They should be compelled to prove that claim. If they can prove it, restoration o...

  • IRS Taxicab Audit Technique Guide

    taxi-library.org 19 Jun '15, 2pm

    In the Los Angeles project, the facts indicated that the examined taxicab drivers should generally be regarded as employees. In order for a taxicab company to meet its many franchise requirements, all of its drivers (lease drivers as well as owner/operators) must follow the appropriat...