Tax Evasion & Tax Fraud
As income tax lawyers in Toronto our clients are sometimes investigated by the Canada Revenue Agency for tax fraud or tax evasion.
Daily Tax Return Preparation Tips
Claim out of pocket employment expenses - April 20, 2016
If your employer requires that you incur expenses that are not reimbursed you can claim an income tax deduction for those expenses provided that you employer has provided you with a form T2200.Read More
Vitamins not deductible as medical expenses - April 19, 2016
The cost of vitamins, even if prescribed by a physican, are not eligible for a medical tax credit.
File tax return to receive credits even if no income - April 18, 2016
Many tax benefits are being distributed through the tax system as tax credits through the personal T1 tax return. So, if no income tax return is filed, no benefits are available, for example the GST/HST credit. Some benefits, like the Working Income Tax Benefit, have to be applied for every year. Furthermore some provinces for example Ontario, offer sales tax credits and property tax credits for low income earners. but only through the income tax return.
CRA Tax Evasion Latest Statistics
The latest information about Canadian income tax evasion prosecutions was released in late January 2016 in the 2014-2015 CRA Annual Report to Parliament.
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Not Declaring Internet Income
Tax Season is upon us, and with it increased CRA scrutiny of the web. So do you use the internet to earn some (or all) of your income?
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Tax planning or tax minimization for individuals and corporations is an ongoing process that minimizes taxes through various strategies, maximizes tax credits while at the same time protecting assets.
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Tax Evasion & Tax Fraud
When you file a tax return the Canada Revenue Agency will issue a Notice of Assessment. Similarly the result of a tax audit will be that CRA issues a Notice of Reassessment.
My name is Ghaith Bazzi, I’m the owner of The Canadian Auto Exchange and I just received a very large HST refund cheque thanks to my expert Toronto Tax lawyer David J. Rotfleisch, CPA, JD and his team. They filed a Notice of Objection for me after a CRA tax audit wrongly denied my claim for HST refunds on cars I exported overseas. David was tenacious in his pursuit of my refund. He kept pushing CRA until they allowed not only my original refund but additional refund amounts that my original accountant missed. I could not be more pleased with the results or the performance by the Toronto tax lawyer firm of Rotfleisch & Samulovitch P.C.
David J. Rotfleisch, CPA, J.D. helped me with a share sale transaction. He advised me on the business and other income tax aspects of the sale. He guided me through long and difficult negotiations and helped me to close the deal successfully. He has “hands-on” experience with making deals and was able to resolve matters to my entire satisfaction. I will always recommend him for any business or tax matters.
I am a serial entrepreneur, having been associated with different businesses over the years. David J. Rotfleisch has been my tax and business lawyer for over 20 years. He and his team of experienced lawyers have helped me with complex income tax and GST/HST issues over the years, including tax prosecutions and a subsequent voluntary disclosure that was successfully submitted. I find David to be very knowledgeable, effective and he has the ability to explain complex issues in very clear language. He has a passion for solving business and tax problems, not accepting CRA excesses and attacking CRA's abuses. David's professionalism, attention to detail and unrelenting persuit of justice has given me comfort while the CRA wolves were pacing at the door.
As a Chartered Professional Accountant in public practice in Toronto my clients often have tax issues. Either they need to carry out and implement tax planning and reorganizations, or they are fighting with CRA. My name is Sam Faris, CPA, and I make frequent use of the Toronto tax lawyer firm of Rotfleisch & Samulovitch. I have known and worked with David J. Rotfleisch for over 5 years. He has an effective team of Canadian tax lawyers who are knowledgeable, effective and available when I need them. He is my first choice when tax help is required.
My name is Sanjay Sen, CPA and I practice as a professional accountant and have been using Toronto tax lawyer David J. Rotfleisch, CPA, JD to help my clients with their tax problems and to do income splitting and tax planning for over 20 years. He has been successful with tax audits and tax appeals both at the Notice of Objection stage and in tax court. David and his Canadian tax lawyer associates are always available by phone or email and deal with income tax issues on a timely and effective basis. If you need a Canadian tax lawyer you will not do better than David.
My name is Gail Carver and I am a bookkeeper by profession. On several occasions my clients have faced tax problems with CRA and need an experienced Canadian Tax Lawyer to help them find tax help. In all these cases I make sure to tell them about David J. Rotfleisch's Toronto tax lawyer firm so that they can find a proper resolution to their tax problems. I have been working exclusively with David’s Canadian tax law firm for over 5 years. His team of expert tax law professionals are knowledgeable in tax and corporate matters. They are effective, responsive and provide cost effective solutions. I continue to refer clients to him and would recommend him to anyone who has need of his services.
I am an indpendent Accountant providing services to all manners of businesses and individuals for more than 10 years. When my clients experience CRA dispute issues, I will reach out to Rotfleisch & Samulovitch for advice. They will work with your clients to solve your their CRA dispute issues whatever they may be. I can count on R&S to broker a positive outcome for my clients.
Vloet & Kan LLP is a generalist accounting firm providing tax, accounting, and assurance services to small businesses, not-for-profit organizations, and individuals in the GTA. When our clients require specialist tax advice and legal representation in complex matters such as corporate re-organizations, CRA settlements and voluntary disclosures, and tax litigation, Rotfleisch & Samulovitch PCâ€™s number is the first one we call.
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