Colin Green
Colin Green
Partner at Gowling WLG
(613) 786-0195
(613) 788-3588
160 Elgin St, Suite 2600, Ottawa, ON
Year called to bar: 2008
Colin Green is a partner in Gowling WLG’s Ottawa office. A member of the firm’s national Tax Group, he practises in the areas of taxation, corporate/commercial, and business law. His practice focuses on corporate reorganizations for business owners, in addition to general tax planning for corporations and individuals. He also provides advice on inbound and outbound investments and a variety of domestic and international transactions, including mergers & acquisitions, financings, and restructurings. Colin has extensive experience in advising and implementing corporate structures, both domestic and cross-border. He draws on that experience to help clients make decisions, protect assets, and save money. Clients value his ability to summarize and explain complex tax issues, so they can settle upon a plan of action and proceed with confidence. Colin frequently is invited to speak to financial and insurance institutions on a wide variety of tax-related topics, such as the use of capital gains exemptions for business owners, the potential impact of the US Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act regime, and changes to US estate tax.
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