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ISBN: 9781552212356-09


Capital Gains and Losses

From: Income Tax Law, 2/e


Examination of the rules for taxation of capital gains and losses, including what constitutes capital property, when a disposition occurs, computation of the gain or loss, and the principal residence exemption.



Vern Krishna

Vern Krishna, CM, QC, FRSC, FCGA, MCIArb, earned a B Comm (Manchester), MBA, LLB (Alberta), DCL (Cambridge) and LLM (Harvard). He is a professor at the University of Ottawa Faculty of Law. He is also of Counsel, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP and Executive Director of the Tax Research Centre at the University of Ottawa. Professor Krishna is a member of the Order of Canada and a Fellow of the Royal Society. He has been a Bencher of the Law Society of Upper Canada since 1991 and served as its Treasurer from 2001–03.