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Fall Lecture Series


Each fall, the Canadian Petroleum Tax Society hosts a six-week lecture series on topics relevant to the tax community.  The 2017 Fall Lecture Series will be held at the Calgary Petroleum Club on Thursdays from October 12 to November 16, 2017.  Topics and speakers will be as follows:

October 12, 2017

1) Are we fair yet?  An Overview of the Proposed Private Corporation Rules - Anthony Strawson and Andrew Bateman, Felesky Flynn

2) GST in Oil and Gas Transactions – Brian Milne, Norton Rose

October 19, 2017

1) Recent Trends in PE Investment – Darren Hueppelsheuser, Norton Rose

2) Characterization of Linefill and Other Characterization Issues in the Resource Sector – Siobhan Goguen, Felesky Flynn

October 26, 2017

1) Recent Cases of Interest in International Tax – Jennifer Hanna, MNP

2) Succeeding in Business Despite the Global Assault on Tax Planning – Jean-Philippe Couture and Patrick Lindsay, PwC

November 2, 2017

1) International Repatriation – Shawn Brade, KPMG

2) Topical Issues in Purchase and Sale Transactions – Colena Der & Corinne Grigoriu, Osler

November 9, 2017

1) US Tax Reform Hot Topics – Jim Rowling and Kathy Wang, KPMG

2) Cash Pooling Arrangements and Selected Issues - Dan Jankovic and Monica Cheng, Blakes

November 16, 2017

1) How the MLI will affect cross-border tax planning and structure for Canadian companies – Olivier Labelle, Deloitte

2) CRA fully funded and ready to audit.  Are you ready? (Transfer pricing focus) – Pete Korogonas and Kevin O’Reilley, EY