Olympia Trust Company v. R. – TCC: Trustee of RRSP liable for tax under subsection 116(5) when purchasing shares from non-residentREAD MORE »
Narula v. R. – TCC: Assessments and penalties based on bank deposit analysis of pizza shop ownerREAD MORE »
Budwal v. R. – TCC: Appropriation of corporate assets – section 160 assessment affirmed against husband but not wifeREAD MORE »
Former Chief Justice Rip elects to turn supernumeraryREAD MORE »
Klemen v. R. – TCC: Taxpayer awarded costs at 4 times TariffREAD MORE »
ConocoPhillips v. R. – FCA: Tax Court may have jurisdiction to direct the Minister to consider a notice of objectionREAD MORE »
Constantin v. R. – TCC: Five properties held for an average of nine months gave raise to gains on income accountREAD MORE »
Cameco Corporation v. R. – TCC: Procedural warfare implodes – taxpayer to pay solicitor-client costs in any event of the causeREAD MORE »
Buhler Versatile Inc. v. R. – TCC: Appellant must produce documents previously given CRA – $2,000 costs payable forthwithREAD MORE »
R. v. Salaison Lévesque Inc. – FCA: CRA loses appeal on issue of denying ITCs based on conduct of suppliers.READ MORE »
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William (Bill) Innes has practiced in the areas of tax litigation, taxation and estates and trusts since 1975. His practice includes all aspects of dispute resolution in taxation matters under both federal and provincial legislation, but with a special emphasis on appeals under the Income Tax Act (Canada). In addition, Bill acts as counsel in matters of estate and trust law and serves as an advisor to large charitable and non-profit institutions on issues of trusts, estates and taxation. He frequently appears as counsel before the Tax Court of Canada, the Federal Court and the Federal Court of Appeal.
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Bill is listed and recognized in the 2020 edition of Best Lawyers in Canada; Lexpert/ROB Special Edition 2020 – Canada’s Leading Litigation Lawyers; 2020 Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory - Consistently Recommended - Litigation - Corporate Tax; and Canadian Who’s Who.
Bill is also AV Peer and Judicial Review Rated according to Martindale-Hubbell (Preeminent), its highest level of professional ranking.
Bill is a member of the Editorial Boards of the Canadian Tax Journal and Tax Litigation and a past member of the Editorial Boards of the CCH Canadian Tax Reporter and the CCH Annotated Income Tax Act.
Bill is the author or co-author of several legal texts and numerous articles, including:
Bill was a member of the International Academy of Estate and Trust Law from 1992 to 2012.