Our Team

Matthew Clark

Partner
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My practice focuses on tax and estate planning.  I provide innovative tax solutions to help clients effectively structure their investments, buy and sell businesses, preserve and enhance the value of their estates and many other situations. 

I also have significant experience in successfully resolving controversies before the Canada Revenue Agency, as well as representing clients before the Tax Court of Canada and the Federal Court of Appeal.

Education

  • Brigham Young University, 1998, Juris Doctor Degree
  • Williams College, 1995, Bachelor of Arts in Political Economy

Call to the Bar

  • 1999, Law Society of Alberta

Representative Work

  • Provided tax solutions for:
  • Clients selling their businesses and other assets
  • Clients seeking to preserve intergenerational wealth
  • Clients seeking to immigrate from Canada
  • Private equity firms seeking to efficiently structure their investments

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Member, Law Society of Alberta
  • Member, Canadian Tax Foundation
  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, Calgary Bar Association

Insights

  • Private Companies Can Still Use Hybrid Transactions
  • Changes are on the Horizon for the Taxation of Employee Stock Options: Additional Guidance from the Finance Minister
  • The Taxation of Employee Stock Options
  • Rule Changes Target Personal Service Businesses (PSBs)