5000 6th Ave SW, Suite 150, Suncor Energy Ctr, Calgary, AB
Year called to bar: 1988 (AB)
Ken Skingle’s practice is restricted to taxation matters with an emphasis on tax dispute resolution and tax litigation, and corporate and high-net-worth individuals tax planning. He has appeared as counsel before the Supreme Court of Canada, the Tax Court of Canada, the Federal Court of Appeal, the Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench, and the Alberta Court of Appeal representing taxpayers in appeals of tax reassessments. Ken was admitted to the Alberta Bar in 1988 and appointed QC in 2007. He is a former member of the Tax Court of Canada Bench & Bar Committee, previously served as member of the Judicial Advisory Committee for appointments to the Tax Court of Canada, was a Director of the CPTS, is a past President of the Calgary Bar Association, and is a past chairman of the Taxation Specialists (southern) for the Alberta branch of the CBA. In addition to his professional affiliations, Ken serves and has served as a Director or in other volunteer positions on such charitable organizations as the United Way of Calgary, the Calgary Health Trust, and the Calgary Women’s Emergency Shelter. Author, speaker, and instructor, he has lectured on tax-related topics for the CTF, Tax Executives Institute, CPTS, ICAA, Association of General Counsel of Alberta, University of Calgary, and the CBA.