assessments/taxation

  • CRA steps up the fight

    CRA steps up the fight

    Apr 22, 2019

    Whether it is with house flippers in the overheated real estate market, international tax evasion, GST/HST or the federal government’s new tax reforms, tax lawyers say the Canada Revenue Agency is sharpening its fangs with new capabilities and growing more aggressive in the hunt for tax revenue.

  • IRS shutdown may lead to complications for Canadians

    IRS shutdown may lead to complications for Canadians

    Jan 23, 2019

    With the U.S. government shutdown in its fifth week — the longest government shutdown in U.S. history — its effects are beginning to take a toll on those north of the border. For Canadians with financial interests in the U.S., the shutdown of non-essential government agencies such as the Internal Revenue Service may prove to be more than just a minor inconvenience.

  • Fighting for the tax payer: Top Ten Tax Boutiques

    Fighting for the tax payer: Top Ten Tax Boutiques

    Jan 14, 2019

    Tax boutiques represent a wide variety of clients, but they all take a public policy perspective

  • U.S. tax reform hits Canada

    U.S. tax reform hits Canada

    Apr 23, 2018

    Trump’s tax overhaul will have many ripple effects on tax planning in Canada.

  • N.S. lawyer on the hook for $28,000 to former client

    Apr 12, 2012