The firm of Barsalou Lawson Rheault practices in the disciplines of transfer pricing and tax controversy. It has been recognized as one of Canada’s leading law firms in transfer pricing, both at the advisory and dispute resolution level. The transfer pricing team advises clients on concerns including tax liability, transactions, reporting processes, audit procedure, competent authority proceedings and legal defense.
The firm often supports Candian subsidiaries of large corporations with their transfer pricing needs. It recently obtained the first favorable judicial review decision in Federal Court of Canada related to the CRA decision against Canadian subsidiary of Merck. The CRA had refused a downward adjustment request (247(10) of the Income Tax Act.