Jun 18, 2019

Seminar - United States Taxation and Immigration Seminar Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan Trade and Export Partnership (STEP) is pleased to welcome Deloitte LLP, one of the “Big Four” accounting firms, and Garson LLP, an independent global immigration law firm as they bring a unique opportunity for Saskatchewan exporters to understand taxation and immigration laws when doing business in the United States. Guest presenters are Senior Advisors, Partners, and Managers offering a wealth of information on the federal and multi-state tax, accounting and immigration environment.  

Topics of discussion will include the Canada-U.S. Tax Treaty, permanent establishment, U.S. tax reform, tax considerations for frequent cross border travel, U.S. immigration law, work permits, visas, and human resources issues. Whether you are an experienced or emerging exporter, planning to or currently doing business in the U.S, this seminar will be of value for your risk mitigation and best practices.

STEP members across all sectors, selling a product or service in the U.S, are encouraged to attend this educational seminar. The seminar will introduce STEP members to a group of specialized professionals with knowledge not otherwise easily obtained.  Our presenters from Deloitte and Garson LLP, will guide you in the right direction, to meet your legal and tax requirements.


  • Jolene Otieno - Partner, Senior Global Business Immigration Lawyer, Garson LLP
  • Lisa Tinant - Senior Manager Advisor, U.S. Corporate Tax, Deloitte LLP
  • Bruce Todd - Senior Advisor, Multistate Tax Leader, Deloitte LLP
  • Bill Fridfinnson - Partner, Global Employer Services (GES), Deloitte LLP

Saskatoon Inn, 
2002 Airport Drive
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

Registration  & Networking - 11:30 a.m - 12:00 p.m
Business Luncheon & Presentations - 12:00 p.m - 2:30 p.m (lunch included)

STEP Members                            $40.00 + GST
Non-STEP Members                    $50.00 + GST

For more information, please contact:
Katie Kraus, Trade Officer, Asia
Telephone: 306 798 4651

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