Bar Admission 2014
Law degree, Université de Sherbrooke (LLB)
Common Law and Transnational Law Degree (J.D.) , Université de Sherbrooke
Master's Degree in Taxation, M. Fisc., Université de Sherbrooke
A tax lawyer in Quebec City, Maxime practices mainly in tax and business law. He represents his clients in tax disputes, from audit process to tribunals. His expertise covers sales taxes (GST/QST) as well as income taxes, the recovery of tax debts, scientific research and experimental development (SR&ED) tax credits, and access to information, before both provincial and federal courts.Read more
His business law practice focuses on corporate reorganizations, business acquisitions and sales, the implementation of asset protection structures, the creation of trusts, and the negotiation and drafting of various commercial agreements. He also assists charitable organizations in the registration process for charitable donations with the Canada Revenue Agency and advises non-profit organizations on corporate matters and governance.
Involved and professional, he is concerned about the quality of his services to his clients.
- Commercial Law
- Notice of Assessment
- Representing Taxpayers
- Strategic Development
- Tax Litigation
- Tax Planning
- Tax Reorganization and Restructuring
- Taxation for Charities and Non-Profit Organizations
- Voluntary Disclosure to Tax Authorities
I assist entrepreneurs and taxpayers with their business projects as well as with their tax authority disputes. My hybrid practice allows me to quickly identify the key issues of a mandate in order to find creative and practical solutions.
Jean Charest chooses TCJ
Therrien Couture Joli-Cœur (TCJ) is proud to announce that Jean Charest is joining its firm.
January 1st, 2024 : Increase in official Canadian Intellectual Property Office (CIPO) fees - The countdown has begun
To reduce its structural deficit, the Canadian Intellectual Property Office (CIPO) has decided to increase most of its official fees for patents, trademarks, copyrights, industrial designs, geographical indications, official marks, and integrated (…)
Labour and Employment
An admitted fault is half forgiven
On January 2nd, 2023, an arbitrator confirmed that soliciting colleagues to participate in a pyramid scheme and lying to his employer on the matter constitutes sufficient grounds to justify the dismissal of an employee.
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