Canadian Taxation on Nonresident Athletes: Tax 101

May 22, 2024

Join Steven Flynn from Andersen Vancouver office, and Brandon Vucen from Trowbridge for an insightful webinar about the intricacies of Canadian Taxation for Nonresident Athletes.


  • Taxation of US athletes in Canada (Canadian tax law, treaty)
  • Strategies:
    • Retirement Compensation Arrangements 
    • Allocation of days – Case Law 
    • Allocation of days and foreign tax credits 
    • Signing Bonuses
  • Recent CRA assessments
    • Tavares Case – bonuses 
    • Retirement Compensation Arrangements – Blue Jays players

There will be an opportunity to ask questions at the end of the presentation

Who should attend:

Attendees include accountants, legal professionals, player agents, and family office representatives, as well as individuals involved in sports management, tax professionals specializing in international tax law, and nonresident athletes seeking to understand their tax obligations in Canada. 

When: Tuesday, June 11, 2024, 9-10 AM Pacific Time

Delivery Method: Group Internet Based (Webinar)
CPE Credit: 1
Prerequisites: None
Program level: Basic
Cost: Free