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Philippe Hamelin

Philippe Hamelin

Lawyer

T 514 982-2301
p.hamelin@barsalou.ca

Biography

Philippe Hamelin specializes in international and Canadian tax, primarily with regards to dispute resolution. He is actively involved in major files regarding transfer pricing, SR&ED tax credits, federal and provincial tax credits as well as residency and Permanent establishment issues and the taxation of insurance contracts. He represents taxpayers in the context of tax audits and objections as well as appeals before relevant courts.

Philippe completed his law degree (LL.B.) at the University of Montreal in 2013 (cum laude; Dean’s Honour List) where he won the Barreau de Montréal prize for excellence in civil law (1st of his class). A member of the Quebec Bar since 2014, he is on the Honour Roll of the Quebec Bar school having placed second at the Quebec Bar exam.

Conferences and Publications

Recent provincial caselaw
Co-speaker, Tax Executives Institute, Montreal Chapter, 57th Annual Conference, February 2019

Tax Aspects of intellectual property
Co-speaker, Canadian Tax Foundation (CTF), May 2018

Roundtable with Revenue Quebec: Optimization and interaction of tax incentives
Co-speaker, Association de Planification Fiscale et Financière (APFF), SR&ED Symposium, March 2018

Tax administration component of the SR&DE program
Co-speaker, Association de Planification Fiscale et Financière (APFF), SR&ED Symposium, March 2018

Roundtable with Revenue Quebec: optimization and interaction of tax incentives
Co-speaker, Association de Planification Fiscale et Financière (APFF), Annual Conference, Quebec City, October 2017

Fairmont Hotels Inc. and Jean Coutu Group (PJC) Inc. Supreme Court decisions on Rectification
Co-speaker, Canadian Tax Foundation (CTF), Conference / Webcast, Montreal City, January 2017

Deduction for Innovative Manufacturing Corporations
Association de Planification Fiscale et Financière (APFF), Annual Conference, Montreal City, October 2016

Tsunami in SR&ED: Important recent jurisprudence
Association de Planification Fiscale et Financière (APFF), Annual Conference, Quebec City, October 2015

Roundtable with Revenue Quebec – Quebec SR&ED Symposium: Clarifications and Positions Taken by Revenue Québec
Co-author, Stratège Magazine, June 2015

Abeilles Service de Conditionnement Inc. v. The Queen: Support for Taxpayers Claiming SR&ED Tax Credits
Stratège Magazine, March 2015

Tax Credits in the Gaming Industry
Co-author, Magazine MBA, January 2015

Roundtable on International Taxation
Co-speaker, Association de Planification Fiscale et Financière (APFF), Annual Conference, Montreal, October 2014

Affiliations

Canadian Tax Foundation (CTF)
Member

Association de Planification Fiscale et Financière (APFF)
Member

CONTACT

2000 McGill College Ave.
Suite 1500
Montreal, Quebec
Canada H3A 3H3

T 514 982-3355
T 416 777-9380
F 514 982-2550