Douglas A. Cannon
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Partner in the firm’s Toronto office and the National Tax Practice Group leader. Practises income tax law with an emphasis on Canadian and cross-border mergers & acquisitions, divestitures, reorganizations, financial products and investment funds. Also advises on tax aspects of business operations, including transfer pricing. Represents clients before the Canada Revenue Agency and the Department of Finance. Has authored papers and articles on a variety of income tax subjects. Recognized in the 2013 editions of The Lexpert®/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada, The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory and The Best Lawyers in Canada (Tax Law) and the 2012 editions of Chambers Global; The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business, The Legal Media Group Guide to the World’s Leading Lawyers: Tax Advisers and Who’s Who Legal (Canada). Member of the CBA/CICA Joint Committee on Taxation, Tax Section of the Ontario Bar Association, American Bar Association (tax), International Fiscal Association, and the Toronto Centre CRA/Professionals Consultation Committee. Former governor of the Canadian Tax Foundation. Admitted to the Ontario Bar in 1981.
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