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Tax Lawyer, Litigation

Montreal, QC
Full Time
2 days ago

You've got big plans. We have opportunities to match, and we're committed to empowering you to become a better you, no matter what you do.

When you join KPMG, you'll be one of over 227,000 professionals providing audit, tax, advisory and business enablement services across 146 countries.

With the support to do things differently, grow personally and professionally and bring your whole self to work, there's no limit to the impact you can make. Let's do this!

Overview of the opportunity:

KPMG Law Tax Litigation & Dispute Resolution section assists companies and individuals to protect against, prepare for, and respond to challenges by the tax authorities. KPMG Law is involved in each stage of the tax dispute - from pre-litigation to litigation in provincial and federal courts and tribunals.

We are currently seeking an experienced associate lawyer with one to three years of experience for our Montreal office to assist our tax dispute and litigation practice throughout Canada.

What you will do

  • Conduct legal research and prepare legal procedures;
  • Assist with the preparation of and actively participate in trials before the federal and Quebec courts;
  • Assist clients in responding to federal and provincial audits;
  • Prepare notices of objection and written representations to the Canada Revenue Agency and Revenue Quebec;
  • Prepare legal opinions.

What you bring to the role

  • Bachelor of Laws and Master of Taxation (or the equivalent) with admission to the Quebec Bar;
  • One to three years of tax dispute and litigation experience gained at a leading law firm;
  • Knowledge of Quebec Court procedures, Tax Court of Canada and Federal Courts procedures;
  • Bilingual in French and English, both verbal and written;
  • Resourcefulness and high level of autonomy;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, as well as administrative and time management skills;
  • Excellent communication and research skills;
  • Demonstrated ability to handle confidential information with tact and discretion;
  • Dedication and motivation to achieve high standards of client service and professionalism.

Our Values, The KPMG Way

Integrity, we do what is right | Excellence, we never stop learning and improving | Courage, we think and act boldly | Together, we respect each other and draw strength from our differences | For Better, we do what matters

KPMG in Canada is a proud equal opportunities employer and we are committed to creating a respectful, inclusive and barrier-free workplace that allows all of our people to reach their full potential. A diverse workforce is key to our success and we believe in bringing your whole self to work. We welcome all qualified candidates to apply and hope you will choose KPMG in Canada as your employer of choice. For more information about Inclusion, Diversity & Equity in Recruitment, please click here .

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