HIGH-LEVEL TAX CONSULTING FOR CLIENTS ACROSS CANADA AND WORLDWIDE
Michael Atlas is a Toronto-based CPA whose practice is totally devoted to high-level tax consulting.
His practice places particular emphasis on INTERNATIONAL TAX Issues as well as high-level domestic tax issues.
He does not spend any of his time and energies on tax return preparation or accounting. He is widely known for his ability to use his creative talents to minimize taxes for clients worldwide. He can provide services to individuals and corporations with high-level tax issues, as well as accounting and law firms.
You can get more detailed information about his background from other pages of this website.
AN EXPERT ON CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL TAX PLANNING & MINIMIZATION STRATEGIES
Michael Atlas is widely regarded as being one of the leading international tax experts in Canada.
His focus is always on developing creative tax minimization strategies for his clients.
He can provide SOLID approaches for dealing with a wide-range of both inbound and outbound international tax issues, such as:
- Emigration by Canadians (“going non-resident”)
- Immigration to Canada
- Return of Canadian expats
- Tax issues and planning re offshore trusts, including “inheritance” and “granny” trusts
- Investment in Canadian businesses and real estate by non-residents
- Non-residents carrying on business in Canada
- Canadian subsidiaries of foreign corporations
- Utilizing tax treaties and tax havens
HE “WROTE THE BOOK” ON NON-RESIDENT TAX ISSUES
Michael Atlas is widely known across Canada for being the author of the leading book Canadian Taxation of Non-Residents, which is published by Wolters Kluwer (formerly CCH Canadian Ltd). This highly popular book, which is now in its 5th Edition) has been regularly used as a reference by accountants and lawyers in all parts of Canada for over 20 years! (To learn more about, or order, this book, click here.)
DOMESTIC TAX CONSULTING & PLANNING TOO
Michael Atlas can also provide CREATIVE advice on a wide-range of high-level domestic tax issues, including
- Estate planning
- Real estate
- General corporate and business tax issues
- Corporate reorganizations
AUTHOR OF THE CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL TAX BLOG
Michael Atlas writes a unique Blog that is totally devoted to Canadian international tax issues. It is the only one of its kind in the world! It now has 95 original articles.
You may access the Canadian International Tax Blog through the Blog page of this site.
RIGHT NEXT TO THE EY TOWER, BUT A WORLD APART!
Michael Atlas’ office is located at 120 Adelaide Street West, in the heart of Downtown Toronto’s financial core.
It is right next to the recently completed “EY Tower”, which houses most of the Toronto operations of one of the world’s largest accounting firms.
Although physically close to this “Big 4” accounting firm, nobody could be further apart in terms of the way he operates. For those who like big firms like that, Michael Atlas would not be a good choice; for those who don’t, he will be a welcome contrast!
NOT JUST FOR THE “FAT CATS”
Michael Atlas provides high-level tax consulting to individuals and corporations in connection with issues involving hundreds of millions of dollars.
However, he knows that even people who are not “gazillionaires” can have tough and complex international tax problems with which they have to deal
Because of that, he tries to make his services available and affordable to as many people as possible. In keeping with this, he takes into account the financial circumstances, of all those who contact him, as well as the amount of tax dollars at stake, when setting his fees.
VERY EASY TO CONTACT
You can contact Michael Atlas easily and directly in any of the ways indicated below.