Margaret Nixon

Margaret Nixon Partner

Margaret Nixon

Education

  • University of Toronto (J.D. 2003)
  • Trent University (Honours B.Sc. 1999)

Bar Admission

  • Ontario, 2004
Representative Work
  • A manufacturer in an application in the Federal Court by the Canada Revenue Agency for an order compelling the production of a tax planning document pursuant to section 231.1 of the Income Tax Act.
  • A company in the packaging industry in an appeal to the Federal Court of Appeal involving the characterization of a gain on a disposition of shares as being on income or capital account.
  • An environmental services provider in an appeal to the Tax Court of Canada involving the deductibility of transaction expenses.
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Accolades
  • The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2019 as a leading lawyer in Litigation: Corporate Tax.
  • The Legal 500 Canada 2018 as a recommended lawyer in Tax Law.
Speaking Engagements
  • “Case Update”, CLHIA, Tax Officers Section Annual Meeting, Niagara-on-the-Lake, May 2019.
  • “Case Update”, CLHIA, Tax Officers Annual Conference, Quebec City, May 2018.