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Tax Planning For Amalgamations, Reorganizations and Wind-ups

Alpert Law Firms are the Tax Law Professionals. We can assist you by developing and implementing plans to obtain the best tax results when undertaking corporate reorganisations involving Amalgamations, Section 86 Rollovers and Section 88 Wind-ups. To access our latest Legal Business Report dealing with complex tax provisions relating to Income Tax, GST and Land Transfer Tax, click here.

Our Team's tax expertise enables its business clients to minimise and defer their taxes when engaging in corporate reorganizations and commercial transactions>. Howard Alpert, C.S. is certified by the Law Society as a Specialist in Taxation Law and as a Specialist in Corporate and Commercial Law. We have extensive experience and expertise in virtually every area of corporate and commercial law. For more information, click here.

Avoid Liability for Non-Arm's Length Property Transfers

Many clients are not aware that subsection 160(1) of the Income Tax Act imposes joint and several liability for tax on certain transfers of property between persons who do not deal at arm's length with each other. Both the transferor and the transferee can be held jointly and severally liable for the transferor’s taxes. There are several types of defences that Our Team has effectively used to help clients in dealing with the CRA regarding subsection 160(1) assessments. To access Part 1 of our most recent Business Report in this area, click here.

Alpert Law Firm are the Tax Law Professionals, with over 40 years’ experience in winning leading cases and a reputation for getting excellent results for your clients. Howard Alpert, C.S. is certified by the Law Society as a Specialist in Taxation Law. Vivian Xu, B.A. J.D. is an associate lawyer specializing in tax dispute resolution, tax litigation and taxation and estate planning services. Our Team has superior case management skills and achieves the most favourable resolution of disputes for our clients, whether through negotiating timely and reasonable settlements or by vigorous representation in court. For more information on our Tax Dispute Resolution services, click here.

Freeze the Taxman Out of your Estate

Many clients are not aware that subsection 160(1) of the Income Tax Act imposes joint and several liability for tax on certain transfers of property between persons who do not deal at arm's length with each other. Both the transferor and the transferee can be held jointly and severally liable for the transferor’s taxes. There are several types of defences that Our Team has effectively used to help clients in dealing with the CRA regarding subsection 160(1) assessments. To access Part 1 of our most recent Business Report in this area, click here.

Alpert Law Firm are the Tax Law Professionals, with over 40 years’ experience in winning leading cases and a reputation for getting excellent results for your clients. Howard Alpert, C.S. is certified by the Law Society as a Specialist in Taxation Law. Vivian Xu, B.A. J.D. is an associate lawyer specializing in tax dispute resolution, tax litigation and taxation and estate planning services. Our Team has superior case management skills and achieves the most favourable resolution of disputes for our clients, whether through negotiating timely and reasonable settlements or by vigorous representation in court. For more information on our Tax Dispute Resolution services, click here.