Law Firms Red Deer - Our firm has over 50 lawyers able to provide sound advice and cost-efficient solutions about various tax issues. Within our country, we have among the biggest Tax Law Groups, and our team is multi-jurisdictional, multidisciplinary, and entrepreneurial.
To help our client's with their difficult taxation requirements, our clients come from diverse backgrounds, bringing high levels of expertise and knowledge. Our company of tax lawyers represent numerous clients in key businesses, comprising computer equipment, automotive, manufacturing and processing, software, gas and oil, banking and finance, and real estate. We are well positioned in new businesses like for example cleantech, greentech, and other growing technological areas.
Our company targets the five primary specialties: International Trade, Corporate Tax, Commodity and Customs Tax, Dispute Resolutions and Tax Litigation, Private Client Services, and Charities and Not-For-Profit. We maintain a wide network of international relationships and contacts, which allows us to effectively assist clients whose businesses need cross-border and worldwide transactions. Our presence at significant international and national tax conferences and seminars involves presentations about several tax concerns.
When handling Corporate Tax, we offer recommendation for our client's regarding tax risks and tax filings. We have skill 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, income trusts and other entities, international tax, transfer pricing, cross-border taxation, and executive compensation issues.
International Trade, Customs and Commodity Tax
When handling International Trade, Customs and Commodity Tax, we can help on the numerous complex sales tax transactions in fields like import-export concerns, commodity taxes, cross-border trade, trade remedy law (AD/CV), retail sales taxes, and property tax concerns across all industries. We represent clients in difficult dispute resolution issues with the tax departments. We are known for our practical, result-oriented method 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 regarding customs compliance issues. These include such fields 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 regarding tax assessment and real estate, consisting of leasing, development, government relations, and municipal law.
In tax litigation, our lawyers regularly act for clients in issues before the Federal Court Appeal and tax Court. Through the process of tax appeal, we assist our clients in their negotiations with the IRS or CRA and whichever other taxing authority at the stages of notice of audit and objection. We have the goal of resolving disputes early in a cost effective way.
Private Client Services
We have been able to help some of the most successful private family enterprises and individuals utilizing our Private Client Services. We are able to help them in their long-term in addition to daily planning. Our services include estate planning, succession 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 help the various domestic and international organizations with tax regulatory concerns, that might comprise cross border financing. Our group maintains government relations which benefit charities and the not-for-profit sector. We offer expert representation for charities in contentious audits. Our lawyers are called upon to make presentations at major sector and legal conferences, and to author charity tax articles and books.
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