Taxation

David J. Rotfleisch

CRA woeful disregard for taxpayer rights

Tax lawyer David Rotfleisch on latest Canada Revenue Agency communique
Profession

Why some Canadian accountants are wrong about estate freezes

Allan Lanthier responds to critics of his Financial Post article
Profession

Estate Freezes: Should they be legislated out of existence?

Most estate freezes are for legitimate succession planning, argues Kim G C Moody
Practice

When an accountant’s client is paying too much property tax

The next step may be an appeal … or no step at all
Practice

When can the CRA advance an alternative argument?

Subsection 152(9) of the Income Tax Act tips litigation in favour of the Crown
Practice

A taxpayer's rights to interest from the Canada Revenue Agency

A case comment on Glatt v Canada (National Revenue)
Practice

Can the CRA force a taxpayer to provide any document during a GST/HST audit?

The legal threshold is very low, says lawyer Cyndee Todgham Cherniak
Practice

Double-Dipping In Canada: MNE forward subscription structure

Prohibited by law or simply poor tax etiquette?
Practice

The CRA's ability to compel confidential reports

EY Canada, Atlas Tube Canada and the CRA's power to compel disclosure
Thought Leaders

Refundable tax credits would help alleviate poverty in Canada

They should be part of Canada’s national poverty reduction strategy