Margaret Nixon

Margaret Nixon Partner

Margaret Nixon


  • University of Toronto (J.D. 2003)
  • Trent University (Honours B.Sc. 1999)

Bar Admission

  • Ontario, 2004
Representative Work
  • A manufacturer in an application in the Federal Court by the Canada Revenue Agency for an order compelling the production of a tax planning document pursuant to section 231.1 of the Income Tax Act.
  • A company in the packaging industry in an appeal to the Federal Court of Appeal involving the characterization of a gain on a disposition of shares as being on income or capital account.
  • An environmental services provider in an appeal to the Tax Court of Canada involving the deductibility of transaction expenses.
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  • The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2020 as a leading lawyer in Litigation: Corporate Tax.
  • The Legal 500 Canada 2018 as a recommended lawyer in Tax Law.
  • The Best Lawyers in Canada 2021 in Tax.
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Speaking Engagements
  • "All About Settlements”, Canadian Tax Foundation, National Conference, Montreal, December 2019.
  • “Tax Developments Impacting Businesses and the Effective Management of CRA Audits”, Toronto, October 2019.
  • “Case Update”, CLHIA, Tax Officers Section Annual Meeting, Niagara-on-the-Lake, May 2019.
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