MILLAR KREKLEWETZ LLP is a boutique Canadian law firm with lawyers who have significant expertise in Tax Litigation.
The following is a short introduction to our Tax Litigation services.
Where necessary, we litigate Tax and Customs and Trade matters before all relevant bodies, tribunals and courts, including the Tax Court of Canada, Canadian International Trade Tribunal, Federal Court, Federal Court of Appeal, and Canadas various provincial Superior Courts and Courts of Appeal, and the Supreme Court of Canada. Millar Kreklewetz LLP also offers a full range of planning and representation services in these areas as well, including assistance with Canada Revenue audits and Canada Border Services Agency verification and audits.
Commodity Tax Litigation
Our Commodity Tax Litigation practice encompasses all Canadian indirect taxes, and includes all litigation matters relating to Canada's Goods and Services Tax (GST) and Harmonized Sales Tax (HST), and all matters relating to Canada's various provincial sales taxes like the Ontario, Manitoba and Saskatchewan retail sales taxes (RST), the British Columbia social services tax (SST), the Quebec sales tax (QST) and Prince Edward Island provincial sales tax (PST). Our Commodity Tax Litigation practice also encompasses a variety of other indirect taxes, like the Employer Health Tax (EHT), and a range of excise taxes applying to goods like tobacco, alcohol, jewellery, gasoline and other motive fuels..
Other Tax Litigation
Millar Kreklewetz LLP also specializes in a variety of other Tax Litigation matters including litigation regarding Transfer Pricing and employee vs. independent contractor status under Canada s various federal and provincial tax legislation.
Customs & Trade Litigation
Millar Kreklewetz LLP also has significant experience in Customs and Trade Litigation. Our Customs & Trade Litigation practice encompasses all matters involving customs and trade. On the Customs side, this includes Tariff Classification, Origin, Valuation, Marking, Seizures, Ascertained Forfeitures, and Administrative Monetary Penalty System (AMPS) related matters. On the Trade side, this includes North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) matters including NAFTA Origin, Exporter Verification, and Government Procurement issues as well as Anti-dumping / Countervail (SIMA), World Trade Organization (WTO) and GATT matters.
Millar Kreklewetz LLP also has extensive experience in assisting Clients in coming forward and making Voluntary Disclosures for GST/HST, QST, PST and Customs purposes.