INTERNATIONAL TAX CONSULTING FOR CLIENTS ACROSS CANADA AND WORLDWIDE

  • Expert tax advice and opinions
  • Advising on how to avoid tax pitfalls
  • Advising regarding optimal tax filing positions
  • Creative tax planning
  • Review of tax filings
  • Second opinions on tax plans or advice
  • Representation with Canada Revenue Agency
  • Independent expert in tax litigation

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.

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 provides services to individuals and corporations as well as professional advisors.

You can get more detailed information about his background from other pages of this website.

If you have a challenging Canadian tax issue, Michael Atlas would just love to hear from you! Contact him right away-the sooner you do, the sooner you may be on the road to finding a solution.

There is no fee for an initial telephone or email consultation to determine whether and how Michael Atlas can help you.

EASY TO CONTACT

You can contact Michael Atlas easily and directly in any of the ways indicated below.

Phone (Office): 416-860-9175*

Mobile (After-hours): 416-949-7111

Email: matlas@TaxCA.com

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TAX CONSULTING SERVICES AVAILABLE FOR CLIENTS LOCATED ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD

Michael Atlas can provide consulting services to clients worldwide. There is never any need for a client to come to his Downtown Toronto office. Complete advice can be provided via email, phone, or Skype. However, Michael Atlas is also available to provide advice in person, either in his office, or at some other mutually convenient location.

His services can be provided in person, or via email, phone or Skye. All communications are treated as being STRICTLY CONFIDENTIAL.

FOCUSED 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:

  • Investment by Canadians in foreign businesses and corporations
  • Offshore tax planning and the use of tax havens
  • Investments by Canadians in foreign real estate
  • Tax issues re offshore trusts
  • Canadian tax advice for non-resident investors;
  • Tax planning for immigration to Canada
  • Tax planning for returning Canadian expatriates
  • Investment in Canadian businesses and real estate by non-residents
  • Non-residents carrying on business in Canada
  • Canadian subsidiaries of foreign corporations
  • Tax treaty utilization
  • Tax issues for investors and Canadian immigrants
  • International tax planning for foreign investors Canada
  • International corporate tax planning Canada

HE “WROTE THE BOOK” ON NON-RESIDENT TAX ISSUES

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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.)

FOCUSED ON EMIGRATION CONSULTING

A Canadian can save a FORTUNE in taxes by becoming a non-resident! There would no longer be any need to pay any Canadian tax, except if certain types of Canadian source income are earned.

Because of Michael Atlas’s vast experience and expertise in the non-resident tax area, he is constantly advising Canadians who wish to become non-residents.

As such, he can provide advice to would-be emigrants quickly and efficiently.  Such advice would include:

  • Review of present circumstances and plans
  • Review of extent of remaining ties to Canada
  • Review of possible application of tax treaties
  • Advising whether a solid case for non-residency can be made
  • Advising re CRA filing requirements
  • Advising re all implications of non-resident status, including “departure tax” issues

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

ABOUT 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.

EAST TO CONTACT!

You can contact Michael Atlas easily and directly in any of the ways indicated below.

Phone (Office): 416-860-9175*

Mobile (After-hours): 416-949-7111

Email: matlas@TaxCA.com

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*Please note that Michael Atlas will generally not call back numbers on voicemail messages that relate to tax return preparation or other services that are not provided as part of his practice, nor will he reply to messages that appear to be requests for information or advice without any potential to result in an actual engagement.

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