Sabrina Wong
Partner | Toronto
Toronto: 416-863-2645

Sabrina's practice focuses on domestic and international corporate taxation. She advises on mergers and acquisitions, corporate reorganizations, corporation finance, securitizations, investment funds, private equity investments, and pension fund investments. Sabrina also has experience in assisting clients with the resolution of Canadian tax audits and appeals at all stages. She has worked with major Canadian and international clients in diverse industries, including natural resources, entertainment, telecommunications, financial services, manufacturing, automotive parts and infrastructure.

A significant portion of Sabrina's practice is devoted to assisting clients with structuring outbound investments, in particular, advising on the rules relating to foreign affiliates, offshore investment funds and non-resident trusts.

Sabrina has been seconded to the Income Tax Rulings Directorate of the Canada Revenue Agency as a senior rulings officer in the international tax section.

SELECT EXPERIENCE

Recent representative matters include advising:

  • A number of public and private, Canadian and foreign-based multinationals in structuring and restructuring their investments in foreign subsidiaries
  • Fiat Finance Canada on the renewal of the Fiat €15-billion global Euro medium term note program
  • Anglo Pacific Group plc in connection with its listing on the Toronto Stock Exchange
  • The lead underwriters in connection with the initial public offerings of Diversified Alpha Fund II, Salida Wealth Preservation Fund, Canoe Strategic Resources Income Fund and other closed-end investment funds and mutual funds
  • Various Canadian pension funds on their private equity investments
AWARDS & RECOGNITION

Sabrina is listed as a leading tax lawyer in International Tax Review's Women in Tax Leaders 2015.