Skip To Content
 Alan Kenigsberg - Cross-border tax lawyer

Alan Kenigsberg

Partner, Tax

Contact Information

tel: 416.862.6659



Bar Admission

Ontario, 2001

  • Osgoode Hall Law School, LL.B.
  • University of Toronto, B.A. (Hons)

Alan is a partner in the firm’s Tax Group. His practice focuses on planning and advising clients with respect to commodity taxation (including Goods and Services Tax, Harmonized Sales Tax and provincial sales taxes), customs, import/export controls, excise taxes, fuel taxes, cross-border taxation issues and transfer pricing. In addition to tax planning and advising clients on starting businesses and carrying on business in Canada, Alan’s practice encompasses tax dispute resolution, negotiating voluntary disclosures for clients (sales tax, customs and export controls), obtaining export permits, providing client training seminars on sales tax issues, customs issues, and export controls and compliance, and conducting customs and North America Free Trade Agreement compliance audits.

  • SemCAMS Midstream ULC

    SemCAMS Midstream ULC in its 50/50 joint venture with TransAlta Corporation to develop Kaybob South Cogen Facility

  • KANATA Energy Group

    KANATA in its joint venture with TAQA North to expand the Valhalla Facility

  • TD Bank

    TD Bank in connection with Air Canada’s acquisition of Aimia Canada

  • Regis Corporation

    Regis Corporation in connection with its sale and subsequent franchise of substantially all of its mall-based salons in Canada.

  • ConocoPhillips

    ConocoPhillips in connection with its agreement to sell its interest in the Clyden oil sands to Imperial Oil and ExxonMobil Canada for approximately $751 million.

  • Find More

  • Lexpert: Ranked in The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory: Commodity Tax, Customs; Ranked in The Lexpert American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada: Commodity Tax, Customs; Ranked in The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory: Commodity Tax, Customs; Ranked in The Lexpert Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in Canada: Commodity Tax, Customs
  • Best Lawyers: Ranked in Best Lawyers in Canada: Tax Law
  • Legal 500: Ranked in The Legal 500: Recommended Lawyer, Tax Law
  • International Tax Review: Ranked in International Tax Review: Indirect Tax Leaders: recognized as a Highly Regarded lawyer
  • GST Leaders Forum: Invited to GST Leaders Forum (by invitation only)

  • Chair, Canadian Bar Association: National Commodity Tax, Customs and Trade Section
  • Executive Committee, American Bar Association: State and Local Tax Section, and Chair of its Foreign Lawyers’ Committee
  • Member, Canadian Tax Foundation
  • Member, International Fiscal Association
  • Past Chair, Canadian Bar Association: CRA Liaison Committee