Raising The Bar In Legal Education

Tax on Legal Services In-Person seminar (TLS 101)

  • 15 Oct 2013
  • 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Vancouver


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Professional Development Course:

Tax on Legal Services In-Person Seminar (TLS 101)

Facilitator: Dom Bautista

Guest Lecturers: Canada Revenue Agency and Ministry of FInace

Law Courts Center 840 Howe St. #150, Vancouver, BC

At the end of this half day seminar, you should be able to:

1)    recognize situations in which both GST and PST could apply;

2)    know how the GST/HST applies to disbursements before July 1, 2010, between July 1, 2010 and March 31, 2013, and after March 31, 2013;

3) understand the basics of how the PST applies to purchases of legal services;

4) understand how PST applies to fees, charges and disbursements;

5) understand how legal services provided under contract is regulated by PST Exemption & Refund Regulation s80;

6) understand the division of legal services provided within and outside of BC based on the PST Act sections 126 & 127;

7) understand how the transitional rules may affect your firm; and

8) access tools and information to help your firm comply with GST/HST and PST.

The fine print: apart from your payment, to secure your spot, kindly submit two questions on or before October 7, 2013. We will do our best to get answers to your questions.

As well, we have set aside an hour for questions. Some questions may require answers from both institutions, so the panelists will be given time to confer before responding.

Seminar agenda:
9:30  CRA
10:00 Ministry of Finance
10:30 Break
10:45 Q&A: joint panel
11:45 Closing remarks

At this time, we are accepting one person per firm, to allow as many firms to benefit from this seminar. You may write us to ask to be put on a wait list. We will open it up to the wait list on October 8, 2013.
We have also set aside 100 seats for the webinar with a priority being given to those outside downtown Vancouver.

To register for the webinar, please click here.

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CPD hours: 2.5
Ethics, professional responsibility, client care relations hours: 2.5


Single In-person Seat Rate: $210.00

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