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.

Tax Planning For Asset Transfers to a Corporation (Part I)

Under Section 85 of the Income Tax Act, taxpayers can elect to transfer certain assets to a corporation in exchange for shares at amounts which will result in either a deferral or minimization of tax. Many clients are not aware of the complex rules relating to a Section 85 election when engaging in a corporate reorganization or an estate plan. To access our most recent Legal Business Report dealing with this topic, click here.

Alpert Law Firm are specialists in corporate reorganizations. 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. Our Team can help clients in designing tax and estate plans to obtain the maximum benefits when transferring assets to a corporation in an efficient and timely manner.

Tailor Made Estate Administration Solutions

Administering an estate can be a challenging experience. Howard Alpert, C.S. is recognized as an expert in Estates and Trusts Law. Our team's expertise and personal attention will assist you in overcoming any difficulty, and ensure you can execute your responsibilities fully and with confidence.

Contact Howard Alpert, C.S. for a consultation at: halpert@alpertlawfirm.ca or call (416) 923-0809.

For more information about our Estate Planning services, click here.