UPDATED ON: Tuesday, November 30, 2004
Stikeman Elliott LLP:
Partner, National Tax Group
From The Globe and Mail
Stikeman Elliott LLP is pleased to welcome Clifford Rand and Susan Thomson, who have rejoined the firmís National Tax Group as partners. Cliff and Susan bring to our Toronto office their considerable expertise in corporate tax and tax litigation, having represented clients in a variety of precedent-setting tax cases.
For more than 50 years, Stikeman Elliott LLP has remained at the forefront of tax advice, planning, advocacy and litigation, helping our Canadian and international business clients meet the demands of an increasingly complex Canadian tax system. Working closely with our corporate lawyers and other practice groups, our National Tax Group advises on the tax aspects of financing, reorganization and restructuring; transfer pricing; inbound and outbound international planning; insurance taxation; resource taxation; government representation, compliance settlements and appeals; commodity taxation; customs issues; and many other matters.
Lawyers in our National Tax Group write and edit such well-regarded works as the Stikeman Income Tax Act; the Canada Tax Service; Canada Tax Cases; Pound's Tax Case Notes; and Canadian Cases on Pensions and Benefits.
With over 400 lawyers, Stikeman Elliott LLP is recognized nationally and internationally for excellence in all areas of business law, most notably corporate/commercial, M&A, corporate finance and securities, tax, banking, insolvency and restructuring, competition, real estate, intellectual property and litigation at all levels of Canadian courts. Domestically, the firm has offices in Toronto, Montreal, Ottawa, Calgary, and Vancouver. Globally, the firm extends to New York, London, Sydney and Hong Kong.