Legal News Report

Successful Taxpayer Relief Applications – Part II

Alpert Law Firm has been successful in helping clients make Taxpayer Applications to the CRA to obtain relief from assessments of penalties and interest. Many clients are not aware that they also have the right to apply to the Federal Court for Judicial Review of CRA Decisions. To access Part 2 of our recent Legal Business Report which deals with the most recent developments relating to this topic, click here

Our Team achieves the most favourable resolution of disputes for clients, whether through negotiating timely and reasonable settlements with the CRA or by vigorous representation in court. Alpert Law Firm are the Tax Law Professionals, with over 40 years’ experience in resolving tax disputes and a reputation for getting excellent results for our clients in a cost-effective manner. We work closely with our clients and their accountants and other professional advisors in a wide range of tax litigation matters relating to Income Tax, HST, CPP and EI.

Benefiting From Alter-Ego Trusts

A client who is at least 65 years of age can use an Alter-Ego Trust as an alternative to a will, in order to transfer assets to a spouse or child and thereby avoid being assessed the 1.5% tax on estate assets in excess of $50,000 pursuant to the provisions of the Ontario Estate Administration Tax Act. Howard Alpert, C.S. has been certified by the Law Society as a Specialist in Taxation Law and as a Specialist in Corporate and Commercial Law and is also recognized as an expert in Estates and Trusts Law. To read our informative newsletter on this topic, click here.

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Increase your Bottom Line

Alpert Law Firm's tax expertise enables its corporate clients to minimize and defer their taxes when engaging in commercial transactions and corporate reorganizations. Howard Alpert, C.S. is certified by the Law Society as a Specialist in Corporate and Commercial Law and as a Specialist in Taxation Law. Our Team has extensive knowledge and skill in transactions involving virtually every area of corporate and commercial law. Our clients range from family businesses to large corporations, and operate in all types of industries.