Tax Court Services

If you disagree with the Canada Revenue Agency’s (“CRA”) decision resulting from an audit or objection, you can appeal the assessment or determination to the Tax Court of Canada (“TCC”).

Voluntary Disclosure

Second chances don’t often happen in life.  Have you failed to report income, overstated your expenses, or were you unaware that you were required to disclose foreign assets?

Taxpayer Relief 

Do you have a tax debt that seems impossible to pay off due to the high interest rates and penalties imposed by the CRA?  Did you realize that both interest and penalties are discretionary charges?
Tax Debt

Are you unable to pay your bills or operate your business due to your bank account being frozen by the CRA? Having difficulty refinancing your home because the CRA has a lien on your property?

If the tax auditor believes that a tax return was filed incorrectly or contained inaccurate information, it is likely that the taxpayer will be reassessed by the Canada Revenue Agency.

Unfiled Returns

If you have unfiled tax returns, the CRA may have filed arbitrary returns for you. These are fake returns created to get your money! Rosen Kirshen Tax Law knows what it takes to get you filed up to date, and get you back on track with your tax reporting obligations.

Filing a Taxpayer Relief Application with RC4288

18.09.2019 / by Jeff Kirshen / 0 comments

Have you been charged penalties or interest on your outstanding debt owing to the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA)? Many people who find themselves in this situation may apply to the Taxpayer Relief Program to request relief in the form of waiving…

How Does the CRA Obtain Information when Auditing?

How Does the CRA Obtain Information when Auditing?

11.09.2019 / by Jeff Kirshen / 0 comments

The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) normally requests the information and documentation it requires from taxpayers directly. If taxpayers do not provide what the CRA is looking for, then auditors may issue demands for the information. These demands, if not complied…

What is Specified Foreign Property?

What is Specified Foreign Property?

4.09.2019 / by Jeff Kirshen / 0 comments

Specified Foreign Property are assets held outside of Canada. The threshold for reporting to the CRA on a T1135 form is if the property that you have held during the relevant tax year costs over $100,000 CAD. The $100,000 threshold…

Who Can be Claimed as a Dependent?

Who Can be Claimed as a Dependent?

27.08.2019 / by Jeff Kirshen / 0 comments

Eligible dependents are normally your closest relatives. As much as we love to care for our loved ones, it can be expensive, so it’s nice to know that there are a number of credits and deductions that you can claim…