Marvin Barkin

Marvin Barkin

Practice Areas:
Corporate taxation, Estates and Corporate Commercial Law

Law School:
Osgoode Hall Law School

Bar Admission:
Ontario, 1962

Marvin Barkin practices in the areas of income and corporate taxation, estates and corporate commercial law including voluntary disclosures, civil and criminal tax litigation, family trusts, US cross border trusts, wills and tax, succession and probate planning for high net worth individuals and businesses.

Marvin was tax counsel to both the Federal Department of Justice and to Canada Revenue Agency. He has taught the Canadian Bar Association tax course and taxation in the Ontario Bar Admission course. He is a former member of the executive of the taxation section of the Canadian Bar Association (Ontario branch) and has lectured widely to accounting and insurance firms and MBA students at York University. He has successfully litigated in both the Tax Court of Canada and the Federal Court of Canada as counsel to the Government of Canada and to individuals and corporations.

He is a member of The Canadian Tax Foundation, the Canadian Bar Association and the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP).