Lawyer Profile Detail



Thomas B. Akin

TITLE

Counsel

AREA OF EXPERTISE

Tax Disputes

OFFICE

Toronto

DIRECT LINE

416-601-7934

E-MAIL

takin@mccarthy.ca

V-CARD

LAW SCHOOL

Dalhousie University

BAR ADMISSION

Ontario, 1979
Nova Scotia, 1979




Biography

Tom Akin is senior counsel in the firm’s Toronto office, with more than 35 years of experience focusing on corporate income taxation and GST/sales taxes, with special emphasis on transfer pricing, tax litigation and tax dispute resolution.

Mr. Akin has been recognized by the International Tax Review as one of Canada’s top 10 tax advisors and by Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Lawyers as a leading tax advisor, and a tax litigation specialist. He is ranked in the current edition of Chambers Canada in the area of tax. He is recognized by Who's Who Legal: Canada as a leading lawyer in the area of corporate tax, and by The Best Lawyers in Canada in the area of tax law. He appears in all editions of the LEXPERT/The American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada, published by Lexpert and American Lawyer and most recently was recognized in the area of corporate tax litigation. He also appears in the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, a guide to the leading law firms and practitioners in Canada, in the area of corporate tax litigation. Mr. Akin is also listed in the Guide to the World’s Leading Tax Advisers, and most recently has been listed in all editions of Euromoney, the World’s leading transfer pricing advisors and in the International Tax Review’s World Tax as a leading transfer pricing advisor.

Articles and conference papers authored by him cover a variety of tax litigation, transfer pricing, domestic and international corporate income tax, sales and commodity tax and customs and trade matters.

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McCarthy Tétrault delivers integrated business law, tax, real property, labour and employment, and litigation services nationally and globally through offices in Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto, Montréal, Québec City and London, UK.
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