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Jeremy J. Herbert

Contact Info

Managing Partner

+1 (780) 643-3059

jherbert@felesky.com

Location

Edmonton, Alberta

Jeremy J. Herbert

Contact Info

Managing Partner

+1 (780) 643-3059

jherbert@felesky.com

Location

Edmonton, Alberta

As managing partner for Edmonton and Saskatoon, Jeremy’s practice covers a broad spectrum of tax law, including tax planning, GST/HST matters, reorganizations and mergers.

Jeremy graduated from the University of Alberta in 2004 with a combined LL.B/MBA degree, where he received a variety of academic awards. Prior to joining Felesky Flynn in 2007, he clerked at the Federal Court of Appeal and practiced law at a leading national firm in Calgary.

From respected tax publications to vital regional conferences, Jeremy has contributed influential research and ideas to shape our industry.

An avid golfer, biker and skier, Jeremy promotes healthy lifestyles as a board member with the YMCA of Northern Alberta.

Credentials

  • Governance Program for Small and Medium Sized Enterprises, University of Alberta, 2017
  • In-Depth Tax Course (Parts I, II & III), CPA Canada
  • In-Depth GST/HST Course, CPA Canada
  • Called to the Saskatchewan Bar, 2015
  • Called to the Alberta Bar, 2006
  • Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) (with Distinction), University of Alberta, 2004
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA), University of Alberta, 2003
  • Bachelor of Commerce (B.Comm, Finance) (with Distinction), University of Calgary, 1998

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, Canadian Tax Foundation
  • Board Member – YMCA of Northern Alberta
  • Past President & Director, Sport Central Association
  • Past Chair, Tax Law Section (North), Canadian Bar Association

 

Publications & Presentations

  • “Employee Compensation Planning – Equity Participation”, Cidel Conference, Provence 2019
  • “Alberta Agriculture Update for Professionals” – Co-presenter 2017 – 2019
    Co-Presenter, “Taxation of Farming”, CTF Prairie Provinces Tax Conference, May 2019
  • “Video Tax News Lunch and Learn Series 2016/2017 Edition – The Estate Freeze”
  • “Purchase and Sale of a Business – Selected Tax Topics”, CA Forum North Conference – Legal Education Society of Alberta (May 2013), Jasper (Nov. 19, 2012) and CBA Business Section North (Sept. 25, 2012)
  • “Succeeding in Farm Succession – 5 Issues to Discuss with your Professional Advisors” – February 1, 2012
  • “HST Harmonization Issues”, CBA Taxation Section North – February 10, 2011
  • CICA Commodity Tax Symposium West , “Current Cases” (March 2011 with Craig McDougall)
  • “Employee Stock Ownership in Private Corporations”, Canadian Tax Foundation, 2011 Prairie Provinces Tax Conference
  • “Receipt of Life Insurance Proceeds”, Tax for the Owner Manager, Volume 10, Number 1, January 2010
  • “Stop Loss Planning”, CBA Taxation Section North – February 25, 2009
  • “New Tax Laws Put The Squeeze On Non-Competition Payments”, The Lawyers Weekly, March 14, 2008

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