Law Times, "Should estates freezes be put on ice?"
There’s a debate among tax and estates professionals about whether estates freezes efficiently transition a business or simply avoid tax. On Aug. 20, the prominent accountant Allan Lanthier — a retired Ernst & Young partner and former chair of the Canadian Tax Foundation — wrote an op-ed in the Financial Post calling for the elimination of estate freezes. The article elicited a chorus of opposition from tax professionals.
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