Paul Cabana’s practice focuses on tax law and covers both income tax and commodity taxes, including customs law.
Paul advises both Canadian and foreign businesses in the course of their various transactions and current operations, as well as in the context of disputes with the tax authorities. He is regularly involved in mergers and acquisitions, corporate reorganizations, real estate transactions, audits, objections and appeals. Paul also helps employers navigate their tax obligations, particularly in a cross-border context.
Paul has developed specific expertise with respect to commodity taxes, including the goods and services/harmonized sales tax (GST/HST) and the Quebec sales tax (QST), as well as customs issues. His knowledge and experience are evidenced by his successes in various commodity tax disputes.
Paul’s expertise in the area of commodity taxes was recognized in the Indirect Tax Leaders directory, published by the International Tax Review.