Tag: Toronto Tax Lawyer

The Nature of Taxes

As with a jigsaw puzzle, we need to look at the picture on the front of the box before we start putting the pieces…  Read more

Whose Income is It?

In 1966, the Carter Commission recommended that the income tax system should consider the family (spouse and minor children) as the basic unit for…  Read more

Fines and Penalties

Section 67.6: “In computing income, no deduction shall be made in respect of any amount that is a fine or penalty (other than a…  Read more

Bribery and the Rule of Law

Attorney General (and Minister of Justice) Jody Wilson-Raybould’s resignation following the government’s SNC-Lavalin debacle highlights how the “rule of law” applies to public prosecutions…  Read more