Law Firms Saskatoon - Our firm has more than 50 lawyers able to provide sound advice and cost-efficient solutions about various tax problems. In our nation, we have amongst the largest Tax Law Groups, and our team is entrepreneurial, multi-jurisdictional and multidisciplinary.
To be able to assist our client's with their complicated taxation needs, our clients come from varied backgrounds, bringing high levels of knowledge and expertise. Our company of tax lawyers represent lots of clients in key trades, comprising computer equipment, automotive, processing and manufacturing, software, oil and gas, finance and banking, and real estate. We are well positioned in new trades such as greentech, cleantech, and other growing technological fields.
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 global relationships and contacts, which allows us to successfully assist clients whose businesses require cross-border and global transactions. Our presence at significant international and national tax seminars and conferences involves presentations about a variety of tax problems.
Within our Corporate Tax specialty, we provide sound suggestion to clients regarding tax risks and tax filings. We have experience in the following fields: reorganizations of public and private companies, the implementation and structuring 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 handles import-export problems, cross-border trade, commodity taxes, trade remedy law (AD/CV), retail sales taxes, and property tax matters. Our lawyers are experienced at providing recommendation on complicated sales tax transactions to help clients across all industries and client groups. We represent clients in difficult dispute resolution matters with the tax departments. We are known for our results-oriented, practical approach to resolving disputes, advance planning, assisting in voluntary disclosures, and income tax litigation. Our Group frequently makes representations before trade regulation bodies about international trade/import-export matters. Our clients benefit from our suggestion about customs compliance concerns. These comprise such areas as preferential access rules of origin, tariff classification, and the calculation of value for duty. Our lawyers act for clients in customs seizures and AMPs (Administrative Monetary Penalties). The Tax Law Group includes Property Tax and Municipal Assessment lawyers who specialize in the laws relating to real estate and tax assessment, consisting of leasing, development, government relations, and municipal law.
In tax litigation, our lawyers usually act for clients in issues before the Tax Court and the Federal Court of Appeal. All through the process of tax appeal, we assist our clients in their negotiations with the CRA or IRS and whatever other taxing authority at the phases of notice of audit and objection. We have the objective of resolving disputes early in a cost effective way.
Private Client Services
Our Private Client Services specialty helps some of the most successful private individuals and family enterprises in their long-term in addition to 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 Charities and Not-for-Profit Group, we could assist the many domestic and international organizations with tax regulatory issues, that might comprise cross border financing. Our group maintains government relationships that benefit the not-for-profit sector and charities. We offer professional representation for charities in controversial audits. Our lawyers are called upon to make presentations at major legal and sector conferences, and to author charity tax books and articles.
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