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Independent Contractor or Employee? - a legal template for contractor

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Edward Village Hotel

50 East Valhalla Drive

Markham, ON L3R 0A3

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2:30 - 3:00 Registration

3:00 - 5:00 a well draft form of an independent contractor will be provided.

  • James and Melanie will give a technical review of the contract
  • Thereafter, a discussion will follow as to how to customize for your client situation

5:00 - Networking and wrap up




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james

James Rhodes / BSc, LLB - Taxation Lawyers

James started his career as a tax lawyer first with the Tax Court of Canada (TCC). He then worked at KPMG, and then Department of justice where he was counsel on over one hundred appeals. Following this he has worked at Miller Thomson LLP, and now operates as TaxatlonLawyers. James handles all tax dispute resolution and tax litigation matters from dealing with the Canada Revenue Agency on audits and objections, appearing before the TCC and Federal Court of Appeal, to tax evasion charges. He also does Voluntary Disclosure Program applications, taxpayer relief requests, and rectification applications.


melanie

Melanie Petrunia / B.A., LLB - Satellite Tax Law

Melanie has practiced almost exclusively in the area of tax litigation for over ten years. After completing her undergraduate education at Yale University and McGill University, she obtained a law degree from the Schulich School of Law at Dalhousie. She then began her career with a large Atlantic Canada law firm, followed by eight years with the Federal Department of Justice, Tax Law Services. During her time representing the Canada Revenue Agency, she conducted hundreds of trials at the Tax Court of Canada throughout Atlantic Canada, as well as in Ontario, British Columbia and Nunavut. She has also appeared in provincial and superior courts in many provinces, the Federal Court and the Federal Court of Appeal.

Now, as the Principal of Satellite Tax Law, Melanie uses her years of experience in tax litigation matters to represent Canadian taxpayers. Though based in Halifax, Melanie offers her services throughout the country, primarily in Atlantic Canada, Ontario and British Columbia. She utilizes available technology to minimize cost and maximize value for her clients. She regularly assists clients with tax dispute resolution and collection matters as well as EI and CPP appeals, and judicial review applications before the Federal Court.

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50 East Valhalla Drive

Markham, ON L3R 0A3

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