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Toronto Sun quotes Jenny Mboutsiadis in an article about the largest gross negligence tax case in Canada

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“Onex co-founder guilty in gross negligence tax case” by Sam Pazzano, Toronto Sun Toronto Sun quotes Toronto lawyer Jenny Mboutsiadis in an article about the case against co-founder of Onex Corp., Anthony Melman, who was found guilty and faces a penalty of $2.375 million.

“Everyone recognizes that this kind of penalty is harsh,” said Jenny Mboutsiadis, the former Crown counsel who argued the case but is now a partner at Fasken Martineau. “Taxpayers should carefully review their tax returns prepared by others.

“An accountant cannot be used as a shield.”

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