The only way to keep tax planning confidential is to ensure it is protected by solicitor-client privilege.
Christopher Steeves’ tax practice provides clients with advice on corporate restructurings and acquisitions involving Canadian businesses.
With crucial insights into the trends of international tax issues, Christopher has developed innovative, tax-efficient solutions for clients to achieve their cross-border objectives. As well as a successful record of resolving disputes with Canadian tax authorities, Christopher has advised clients on the income tax aspects of complex domestic and cross-border financings and financial instruments, including derivatives, securities lending and collective investment funds.
A regular speaker at industry conferences and seminars, Christopher is also an instructor for a Canadian Bar Association course on “Cross-Border Tax Issues.” Christopher is recognized by the Best Lawyers in Canada for his expertise, and serves as a member of council for the International Fiscal Association (Canada Branch).