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Diana Darilus practises taxation law as a part of our Business Law Group. She mainly specializes in the area of Canadian corporate taxation and is involved in the elaboration of tax and estate planning, particularly in connection with inter-generational business transfers, corporate reorganizations, asset protection structures and the creation of family trusts.
She also advises businesses on tax issues in the context of mergers, acquisitions and other commercial transactions.
In addition, she represents taxpayers in litigious files with the tax authorities and negotiates settlement agreements.
Finally, Ms. Darilus was the recipient of a scholarship from the Quebec Ministry of Finance (2007) awarded for her essay on tax competition between the various provincial jurisdictions.
- “Fiscalité comparée : une utilisation prédominante des assiettes fiscales au Québec,” Luc Godbout, Diana Darilus and Suzie St-Cerny, The Research Chair in Taxation and Public Finance, University of Sherbrooke, Working document, December 9, 2010.
- Canadian Tax Foundation
- Association de planification fiscale et financière (APFF)
- Member of the Young Practitioners Group of the Canadian Tax Foundation (2012 - ...)
- Member of the Flash Fiscal Committee of the APFF (2011)
AREAS OF PRACTICE
Protection and Transmission of Estates and Assets
Business Transactions / Mergers and Acquisitions
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