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McCarthy Tétrault
66 Wellington Street West
Suite 5300, TD Bank Tower Box 48
Toronto ON M5K 1E6
Canada

Work Department

Tax

Position

Practices taxation law with an emphasis on Canadian and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, reorganizations, financial products and investment funds. Also advises on tax aspects of business operations, including transfer pricing. Represents clients before the Canada Revenue Agency, the Ministry of Finance and the Department of Finance.

Career

Ontario Bar, 1981.

Memberships

Canadian Tax Foundation; Ontario Bar Association (Tax Section); American Bar Association (Tax); International Fiscal Association; Toronto Centre CRA/Tax Professionals Group.

Lawyer Rankings

Canada > Tax

(Leading individuals)

Douglas CannonMcCarthy Tétrault

McCarthy Tétrault‘s fields a nationally recognized team of tax experts, spread across offices in Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto and Montréal. Headed by Raj Juneja in Toronto, the team is especially standout in the areas of financial services and financial products taxation, as well as in REITs and private funds taxation. Moreover, the group has considerable experience of cross-border transactions and tax litigation. Of recent note, the team was strengthened by the arrival of Robert Kopstein, who joined from Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP in June 2020 and brings with him a wealth of experience both of domestic and cross-border taxation. Other key figures include corporate transactions specialist Gabrielle Richards and Douglas Cannon, who advises on domestic and cross-border divestitures, corporate reorganizations and financing transactions. Chia-Yi Chua specializes in contentious tax matters. Michel Ranger joined from McMillan LLP in February 2021.