August 22, 2023
Registration at 8:00 AM.
Shotgun start at 9:00 AM
Heritage Pointe Golf Club
1 Heritage Pointe Drive
Heritage Pointe, AB
$140 ( Plus GST) per person for Members
$160 (Plus GST) per person for Non-Members
Registration fee includes:
- green fee
- cart fee
- grab’n’go breakfast
- banquet lunch
- use of the practice facilities
- and a chance to win GREAT prizes!
- Tournament will be played in a four-person scramble format.
- If you do not enter a team list, you will be placed with others.
- This event is suitable for golfers of all experience levels.
Step #1 Purchase your ticket / tickets here:
Step #2 Register as an individual or as a team of two, three, or four people.
Registration closes on Friday, August 18 or when the entry limit of 144 has been reached.
2023 CPTS Annual Conference
2023 Annual General Conference Presentation Decks:
Date: Tuesday, June 6, 2023
Format: One Day, In-Person Event
Location: Hudson (6th Floor, 200 – 8th Avenue SW)
|8:15 AM – 9:00 AM||Registration (CLOSED)|
|9:00 AM – 9:05 AM|
Welcome and Opening Remarks
Chris Montes, Felesky Flynn LLP, Calgary (President of CPTS)
|9:05 AM – 10:00 AM|
Managing Complex and Aggressive Audits
The panel will discuss recent trends in CRA audits and provide practical guidance on how to manage complex and aggressive audits.
Introduction: Matthew Kraemer, McCarthy Tétrault LLP, Calgary
Patrick Lindsay, PwC, Calgary
Laurie Goldbach, Border Ladner Gervais, Calgary
Anu Koshal, McCarthy Tétrault LLP, Toronto
|10:00 AM – 10:45 AM|
Transactions of Interest
The presenters will provide an overview of recent transactions and M&A issues of particular relevance to the Calgary market.
Dion Legge, Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP, Calgary
Dan Jankovic, Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP, Calgary
|10:45 AM – 11:00 AM|
Sponsored by PricewaterhouseCooper LLP
|11:00 AM – 11:45 PM|
Transfer Pricing Dispute Trends and Issues
The panel will discuss recent issues and trends in transfer pricing, including preventing and resolving transfer pricing disputes with the CRA and Competent Authority.
Michelle Sledz, KPMG, Calgary
Shane Beirnes, KPMG, Calgary
Amanda Heale, Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP, Toronto
Kaitlin Gray, Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP, Calgary
11:45 PM – 12:45 PM
Sponsored by Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
|12:45 PM – 1:30 PM|
Speaker: The Honourable Jason Kenney
Topic: Will Government Policy Help or Hurt Alberta’s Economic Future
Moderator for Q&A Session: Chris Montes, Felesky Flynn LLP, Calgary
Sponsored by Deloitte LLP
1:30 PM – 2:15 PM
Current International Tax Topics
The speakers will canvass current international tax topics including the proposed excessive interest and financing limitation rules, cross-border stock buy backs, structuring in light of the multilateral instrument and other current or proposed legislation of interest.
Sarah Chiu, Felesky Flynn LLP, Calgary
John Farquhar, Felesky Flynn LLP, Calgary
|2:15 PM – 3:15 PM|
The panelists will discuss recently released tax cases, which are of particular relevance to the Calgary market.
Erica Hennessey, McCarthy Tétrault LLP, Calgary
Shaira Nanji, Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP, Calgary
Jared MacKey, Bennett Jones LLP, Calgary
|3:15 PM – 3:30 PM|
Sponsored by Stikeman Elliott LLP
|3:30 PM – 4:15 PM|
ESG Carbon Tax and Decarbonization Incentives: Comparing Canadian and US Carbon Regimes and Tax Incentives
The speakers will briefly canvas recent global developments on carbon reduction and net-zero commitments and then focus the majority of the presentation on a comparison of the Canadian and US carbon regimes and tax incentives for supporting these climate change objectives.
D’Arcy Schieman, Deloitte LLP, Toronto
|4:15 PM – 4:20 PM|
Colena Der, Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP, Calgary
Matthew Kraemer, McCarthy Tétrault LLP, Calgary
|4:30 PM – 6:00 PM|
Sponsored by McCarthy Tétrault LLP
- Members: $100
- Non-Members: $150
Registration fee includes break refreshments, lunch and cocktail reception.
CPTS May 4 Luncheon and Presentation
Topic: The Drive to Decarbonize – An Overview of Recent Clean Energy Tax Initiatives
Speakers: Greg Johnson, Partner and Brendan Sigalet, Associate – Bennett Jones, LLP
When: May 4, 2023, 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Where: Calgary Petroleum Club (319 5 Ave SW, Calgary, AB T2P 0L5)
Cost: $50.00 for members and $60.00 for non-members
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