Calgary Tax Lawyer Kyle Ross

Kyle A. Ross

Calgary Office - Associate Work+1 403 260-6670

Areas of Practice

Corporate Tax Planning
Personal Tax Planning
Representation and Litigation

Kyle’s practice covers a wide range of taxation law matters with a focus on corporate and personal tax planning, mergers and acquisitions, corporate reorganizations, estate planning and dispute resolution with taxation authorities.

Prior to joining Felesky Flynn LLP, Kyle clerked at the Saskatchewan Court of Appeal in 2012 and then practiced in the taxation group of a major western Canadian law firm from 2013-2017.

Kyle received many academic awards in law school including the Law Society of Saskatchewan Gold Medal, the Thomas Dowrick Brown Prize for Most Distinguished Graduate and Desjardins Top Eight Academic All-Canadian. Kyle was also the captain of the University of Saskatchewan Men’s Huskie Hockey Team during law school and won various athletic awards during his hockey career. Most recently, he was awarded a Regina Pats WHL Alumni Achievement Award in 2015-2016.

Professional History

Joined Felesky Flynn, 2017
Admitted as a member of the Law Society of Alberta, 2018
Admitted as a member of the Law Society of Saskatchewan, 2013

Educational History

Juris Doctor (with Great Distinction), University of Saskatchewan, 2012
Studies in Business Administration, University of Regina, 2007-2009
CPA In-Depth Tax Course, 2017

Memberships and Associations

Member, Law Society of Alberta
Member, Canadian Bar Association
Member, Canadian Tax Foundation
Member, Canadian Petroleum Tax Society
Chair, Taxation Law South, CBA Saskatchewan Branch, 2017

Publications and Presentations

“Taxable Windup: A Practical Approach to Capital Dividends”, Tax for the Owner-Manager, vol. 18, no. 3, July 2018
Co-Presenter of CPA Alberta Continuing Education Course “2018 Update on TOSI and Passive Income”, June 2018
“Tax Issues for Start Up Companies”, Canadian Bar Association, Taxation Specialists Section, February 2018
Co-Presented, “The Changing Tax Landscape for Foreign Investment into Canada”, Canadian Petroleum Tax Society, March 2018
“The Creation and Use of Family Trusts”, Law Society of Saskatchewan, 2017
Co-Presenter of CPA Saskatchewan Continuing Education Courses “Advanced Topics in Estate Planning” and “Tax Issues for Private Corporate Groups”, 2017
“Employment Tax Issues”, Law Society of Saskatchewan, 2015