Ryan Walker

Senior Associate
Toronto: 416.865.7656
Fax 416.865.7380

Education

JD, 2012
University of Toronto
Honours BSc (Biology), 2009
McMaster University

Bar Admissions

Ontario, 2013

Overview

Ryan’s practice focuses on Canadian income tax law. He has experience with a variety of domestic and international income tax matters, including mergers and acquisitions, dispositions, reorganizations, private equity fund formation and investments, and public debt and equity offerings.

Representative Work

Load More

Insights

Tax Court Issues Expansive Decision on Investment and Charitable Donation Tax Credit Program

Co-author, Canadian Tax Journal

Permanent Establishment: Today and Tomorrow

Co-Presenter, International Fiscal Association Canada, Young IFA Network

A Marked Disagreement: Mark-to-Market Valuation Allowed for Foreign Exchange Option Contracts, But Not as Inventory

Canadian Tax Journal

V-Day Surprise: GAAR Applied to Create New Stop-Loss Rule

Canadian Tax Journal

Professional Involvement

Prior to joining Torys, Ryan worked as a senior legislative design specialist in the tax policy division of the Ontario Ministry of Finance. He also gained experience as a tax associate at major Canadian business law firms.

Ryan completed the CPA Canada In-Depth Tax Course in 2017.

Community

Ryan serves as a member of the Development Committee of Fife House Foundation, a provider of housing and support services for people living with HIV/AIDS in Toronto.

Memberships and Affiliations

Ryan is a member of the Canadian Tax Foundation.