Law Firms Belleville - Our company has a Tax Law Group consisting of 50 lawyers providing sound advice and cost-efficient solutions on a wide array of tax topics. One of the largest Tax Law Groups within the country, our growing team is entrepreneurial, multi-jurisdictional and multidisciplinary.
Our lawyers come from diverse backgrounds, bringing high levels of expertise, knowledge, in addition to sensitivity to their clients' difficult taxation needs. Our Tax Law Group represents clients in key businesses comprising automotive, computer equipment, manufacturing and processing, software, gas and oil, finance and banking, and real estate. We are well positioned in new trades like cleantech, greentech, and other burgeoning technological areas.
Our firm targets the five primary specialties: Corporate Tax, International Trade, Customs and Commodity Tax, Tax Litigation and Dispute Resolution, Private Client Services, and Charities and Not-For-Profit. We maintain a wide network of international contacts and relationships, which enables us to effectively assist clients whose companies need cross-border and worldwide transactions. Our presence at significant international and national tax seminars and conferences involves presentations on a variety of tax concerns.
When dealing with Corporate Tax, we provide advice for our client's regarding tax filings and tax risks. We have expertise in the fields of: reorganizations of public and private companies, the structuring and implementation of mergers and acquisitions (M&A) transactions and financings, real estate investment trusts (REITs), investment funds, other entities and income trusts, international tax, transfer pricing, cross-border taxation, and executive compensation issues.
International Trade, Customs and Commodity Tax
Our International Trade, Customs and Commodity Tax specialty deals with import-export concerns, cross-border trade, commodity taxes, trade remedy law (AD/CV), retail sales taxes, and property tax issues. Our lawyers are experienced at offering advice concerning difficult sales tax transactions to help clients across all client groups and industries. We represent clients in difficult dispute resolution issues with the tax departments. We are known for our results-oriented, practical method to resolving disputes, advance planning, assisting in voluntary disclosures, and income tax litigation. Our Group regularly makes representations before trade regulation bodies concerning international trade/import-export problems. Our clientele benefit from our recommendation regarding customs compliance issues. These include such fields as tariff classification, calculation of value of duty and preferential access rules of origin. Our lawyers act for clients in customs seizures and AMPs (Administrative Monetary Penalties). The Tax Law Group includes Municipal Assessment and Property Tax lawyers who specialize in the laws relating to tax assessment and real estate, comprising development, government relations, municipal law and leasing.
Our Tax Litigation lawyers frequently act for clients in concerns before the Tax Court and the Federal Court of Appeal. Through the tax appeal process we help clients in negotiations with CRA and IRS along with various taxing authorities at the notice of objection and audit stage. We have the goal of resolving disputes early in a cost effective method.
Private Client Services
Our Private Client Services specialty assists some of the most successful private individuals and family enterprises in their long-term along with daily planning. Our services encompass succession planning, estate planning, estate administration, personal tax, estate and trust litigation, elder and incapacity law.
Not-For-Profit and Charities
Our Not-for-Profit Group and Charities, we could assist the various domestic and international organizations with tax regulatory problems, which might consist of cross border financing. Our group maintains government relationships which benefit the not-for-profit sector and charities. We provide expert representation for charities in contentious audits. Our lawyers are called upon to make presentations at major legal and sector conferences, and to author charity tax articles and books.
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