Tax Litigation

At Rockies Law we represent clients in defending their tax positions against the CRA and in the Tax Court of Canada.  We tailor our litigation strategy to meet client objectives, taking a pragmatic and results-oriented approach.  When matters cannot be resolved at the audit or objection stages, we zealously pursue a fair solution through the court process.

 

Our tax litigation services include:

 

  • Directors liability

  • Section 160 transferee liability

  • Enforcement issues including requirements to pay and execution against land

  • Gross negligence penalties

  • Net worth assessments

  • Taxpayer relief applications

  • Employment benefits

  • Characterization issues

  • GAAR assessments

  • Employee vs. independent contractor determinations

  • Classifications of capital cost allowance

  • Legal substance of transactions

  • Charitable donations and tax shelters

Our lawyers providing services in this area include: