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Michael Cadesky
FCPA, FCA, FTIHK, CTA, TEP
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Cadesky Tax
Canadian, U.S. and International Tax Specialists
2225 Sheppard Avenue East, Suite 1001
Toronto, Ontario, M2J 5C2
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Michael
Cadesky
FCPA, FCA, FTIHK, CTA, TEP
Managing Partner, Cadesky Tax, Toronto, Canada
Expertise
    Canadian and international tax, foreign investment into Canada, international acquisitions, tax treaties, Canada/U.S. tax, estate planning, transfer pricing, tax disputes. 30 years experience in Canadian and international taxation. Familiar with tax systems of more than 30 countries.
Professional Highlights
  • Managing Partner, Cadesky Tax, Canadian and International Tax Specialists, Toronto
  • Chair, CPA Canada Tax Committee for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises
  • Chair, Lee, Cadesky & Company Limited, International Tax Consultants, Hong Kong
  • Elected Fellow of CPA Ontario (FCA Designation)
  • Past Governor, Canadian Tax Foundation
  • Chairman, Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP Worldwide), 2004—2006; Chair, STEP Canada, 1998—2004; currently Vice President of STEP Worldwide
  • Recipient Geoffrey Shindler Award for Outstanding Contribution to the profession, 2013, STEP's highest award
  • Chairman, Tax Specialist Group (TSG), 1999—present
  • Chairman, International Tax Specialist Group (ITSG), 2005—present
  • Author of numerous papers on Canadian and international taxation, lecturer and media commentator on tax issues
  • Editor-in-Chief, Taxation of Real Estate in Canada (Carswell), co-author, Trusts and International Tax Treaties (Tottel), Taxation at Death (Carswell), Towards Greater Fairness in Taxation, A Model Taxpayer Charter (IBFD)
  • Frequent speaker at professional seminars in Canada, the Caribbean, Europe, and Asia
  • Advised on tax policy and administration to Minister of National Revenue, Auditor General, Department of Finance, Canada Revenue Agency and several foreign governments
  • Board member, Asia Oceania Tax Consultants Association (AOTCA) and STEP USA
Affiliations
  • CPA Canada
  • CPA Ontario (Fellow)
  • Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners
  • International Fiscal Association
  • Taxation Institute of Hong Kong
  • Canadian Tax Foundation
Languages
    English, Mandarin