尼古拉斯 is creative. He advises clients about solutions, not problems. He is also tenacious. His defence of client's interests is relentless and focused on the best net economic results.
尼古拉斯’ practice focuses on dispute resolution and litigation in federal, provincial and property tax matters, as well as in GST/HST/QST. He challenges information requests, searches and seizures, reassessments and collection measures. 尼古拉斯’ practice also includes related administrative law issues. He oversees a significant practice in local and international voluntary disclosures, as well.
尼古拉斯 has appeared before all levels of Court in Canada in tax matters, pleading both in English and French. He has argued a number of high-profile evaluation and expropriation cases before the 魁北克 Administrative Tribunal.
For the past few years, 尼古拉斯 has been at the forefront of the tax and regulatory issues associated with e-commerce and the sharing economy. The world's largest sharing economy platforms have turned to him to guide them through their tax and regulatory landscape and implement innovative - and award-winning - solutions with the tax authorities.
尼古拉斯 has been working with both Revenu 魁北克 and Canada Revenue Agency authorities for 20 years. He understands how tax administrations work and how to manage risks and obtain the best possible result for the clients he works with.
尼古拉斯 is frequently invited to speak at tax, real estate and technology conferences. In addition to tax administration and litigation matters, popular topics he presents insights on include regulatory entrepreneurship, taxation of e-commerce and of the digital economy and artificial intelligence and tax law.
尼古拉斯 has received his bachelor's degree in law and civil law from 麦吉尔大学 in 1996. He was called to the 魁北克 Bar in 1999.