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Tax Litigation

BUSINESS - Tax Litigation

Among the firm's many significant cases in this area are the following:

  • We acted for a leading not-for-profit organization in successfully defending its tax exempt status – challenged by CRA – before the Tax Court of Canada. BBM Canada (formerly BBM Bureau of Measurement) v. The Queen, 2008 TCC 341 (CanLII).

  • We acted on the leading case challenging whether automotive inventory was subject to capital taxes, QEW 427 Dodge Chrysler (1991) Inc. v. Ontario (Minister of Revenue) (2002), 59 O.R. (3d) 460 (Div. Ct.).

  • We acted on the leading case in Canada challenging whether probate fees constituted an illegal tax, Re Eurig Estate, [1998] 2 S.C.R. 565.