Ben provides tax advice to Canadian and international corporations across a wide range of industries. Ben regularly advises on the Canadian tax aspects of public and private M&A transactions, private equity fund formations and investments, corporate reorganizations and financings. He has also advised Canadian and multinational financial institutions on the Canadian tax implications of various financial instruments.
Ben has been a guest lecturer at Ryerson University Law & Business Clinic presenting on introductory tax law.
He is the co-author of “Canada and the GAAR: A Catch-all for Abusive/Avoidance Tax Planning” in Trusts and Trustees, Vol. 25, No. 1, 75-92 and the author of the OBA Taxation Newsletter article “1245989 Alberta Ltd. v. The Queen: The GAAR Successfully Applied to Attempted Surplus Strip Transaction.”
Ben has completed Parts I and II of the CPA Canada In-Depth Tax Course and is a member of the Canadian Tax Foundation.