Scott Wilkie
Partner | Toronto
Toronto: 416-863-2948

Scott's practice is primarily focused on international taxation including international corporate tax planning, transfer pricing and tax treaty advice, although in his 30 years of experience, he has advised on most areas of income taxation.


Scott is recognized as a leading corporate tax lawyer in the following publications:

  • The Best Lawyers in Canada - 2013-2020 (also listed in Derivatives Law)

  • Who's Who Legal: Thought Leaders 2019 (Corporate Tax – Advisory)

  • Chambers Canada: Canada's Leading Lawyers for Business - 2016-2019

  • The Lexpert/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada - 2014-2019

  • The Legal 500 Canada - 2016-2019 (Recommended - Tax)

  • International Tax Review’s World Tax 2019 - Highly Regarded (Tax Controversy)

  • Chambers Global: The World's Leading Lawyers for Business - 2012-2019

  • The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory - 2013-2019

  • Who's Who Legal: Corporate Tax - 2012-2019 (Advisory)

  • Acritas Stars 2018: Independently Rated Lawyer (Nominated as a stand-out lawyer by senior in-house counsel)

  • Who's Who Legal: Canada - 2011-2017

  • The Lexpert Guide to Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in Canada - 2014-2017

  • Acritas Stars 2016: Independently Rated Lawyers (Nominated as a stand-out lawyer by senior in-house counsel)

  • Legal Media Group's The Best of the Best - 2011-2015 and 2016 (Top 30 in the World) (Transfer Pricing)

  • Who's Who Legal - 2012-2015

  • International Tax Review Tax's Controversy Leaders - 2014 and 2015

  • Legal Media Group's Guide to the World's Leading Tax Advisers 2014

  • Legal Media Group's Guide to the World's Leading Transfer Pricing Advisers 2013

In 2018, Scott was named America's Transfer Pricing Practice Leader of the Year by the International Tax Review/Euromoney Legal Media Group.

In 2018, Scott was awarded the Osgoode Hall Law School Professional Development Award for Excellence in Teaching in the professional LLM.

In 2016 Scott was among the first recipients of the Canadian Tax Foundation Lifetime Contribution Award recognizing exceptional contributions to the Foundation and the tax community.

In 2012, Scott was awarded a Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal to recognize his significant contributions to the work of the Canadian Tax Foundation.

He has also received a 2003 Arbor Award for outstanding voluntary service to the University of Toronto, was awarded lifetime membership for service to the Canadian Tax Foundation and led his committee to receive the 2006-2007 American Bar Association Most Improved Committee Award for assisting to rebuild the Tax Committee of the International Law Section.