Duff & Phelps offers trusted opinion and technical prowess to help tax lawyers, taxpayers, and tax authorities address a variety of disputes at the appeals stage and at all levels of court in Canada. The Duff & Phelps tax disputes group includes Chartered Professional Accountants with extensive experience in dealing with complex tax-related matters who have given expert evidence on numerous occasions, including some of Canada’s leading tax cases.
Considering the application of fact and law and combining technical expertise, tax litigation experience, industry specialization and corporate finance experience, the Duff & Phelps tax disputes group advises clients in providing opinions for tax audit or tax litigation purposes in the following areas:
- Valuation of business interests or legal entities, securities, income streams, intellectual property and other intangibles;
- Reasonableness of royalty rates and interest rates;
- Quantification of economic (taxable) benefits; and
- Transfer pricing