New Horizons:

How external counsel can help you explore and secure market entry opportunities

IR Global members offer jurisdiction-specific advice on how external counsel can help you explore & secure market entry opportunities.  The global Covid-19 pandemic may not be over, but business leaders […]

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The Art of Deal Making:

Using External Expertise Effectively

IR Global members collaborate with the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) to offer jurisdiction-specific advice on using external expertise effectively. In the following pages, you will hear from professionals in […]

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Preferential Portfolios

Tax efficiency in international real estate investment

Real estate remains an attractive proposition for international investors. Whether that is residential or commercial property, the relatively attractive yield in comparison to more traditional investments such as bonds, makes […]

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Following The Money

Trends in cross-border asset recovery

Technology and globalisation have proved extremely effective at improving cross-border investment during the last decade. Trade barriers between countries and continents have been lowered everywhere, allowing money to flow freely […]

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By: Jayson Schwarz LLM With assistance from Evonne Finnegan LLB Toronto was the “hottest” city in the world last year, among the growing number of rich and sometimes famous looking to purchase local real estate. According to Christies International Real Estate, a survey of luxury real estate Toronto saw a staggering 37% surge in high […]

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10 Tax Tips & Traps for Non-Residents with a Presence in Canada

1. Thin Capitalization Rules Issue: A Canadian company capitalized by non-residents cannot exceed a 1.5:1 interest bearing debt to equity ratio in order to obtain an interest deduction and avoid punitive Canadian tax consequences.Planning: Attention must be given to complying with the interest bearing debt to equity ratio. Consideration should be given to converting debt into equity or making the debt non-interest bearing. 2. Back […]

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Crowe Soberman LLP joins IR as the exclusive Tax (Accountants) Member in Canada – East

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Aaron Schechter of Crowe Soberman LLP. Aaron has joined IR as our exclusive Tax (Accountants) Member in Canada – East. Crowe Soberman has built its reputation in Ontario working with mid-sized businesses and high-net-worth individuals. Our size allows us to focus on building […]

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