The Honourable Eugene Rossiter Elevated to Chief Justice of the Tax Court of Canada.READ MORE »
R. v. Salaison Levésque – FCA: Crown loses appeal on issue of denying ITCs for conduct of suppliersREAD MORE »
SCC grants CRA leave to appeal QCA decision voiding requirements served on advocates and notaries of Quebec.READ MORE »
International Tax Review Names Justice Patrick Boyle (Silver) and McKesson Canada (Bronze) to Global Tax 50 for 2014READ MORE »
Gramiak v. R. – TCC: Taxpayer Loses Motion to Strike Crown’s New Alternative Basis for AssessmentREAD MORE »
Elbadawi v. R. – TCC: Crown awarded costs and disbursements of $86,240.14 to sanction conduct of taxpayerREAD MORE »
Acanac Inc. v. R. – FCA: Federal Court of Appeal denies appeal on issues of fact and refusal to accept expert evidenceREAD MORE »
Bérubé v. R. – Taxpayer could not appeal a nil assessmentREAD MORE »
Pépin v. R. – TCC: The taxpayer was a nominee and did not realize a capital gain on property held in his nameREAD MORE »
Sharp v. R. – TCC: Business colleague added as co-purchaser disqualified home for New Housing RebateREAD 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.