Sandra Goldberg

National Tax Advisor
Sandy Goldberg is a National Tax Advisor of Couzin Taylor LLP (a Canadian nationanl law firm allied with Ernst & Young LLP) focusing on transfer pricing. Sandy plays a national role in assisting multinational clients with controversy issues, APAs, competent authority and global documentation.

Sandy has 25 years of experience dealing with transfer pricing issues. She joined Couzin Taylor LLP in January 2010, after 9 years with Deloitte & Touche. Prior to that Sandy had a16-year career as senior counsel with the Canadian Justice Department giving legal and policy advice to the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) on transfer pricing and international tax matters.

During her career at Justice, Ms. Goldberg participated in and oversaw significant initiatives in the international area, including drafting Canada's transfer pricing legislation and policy and establishing the framework for Canada's Advanced Pricing Arrangement (APA) programme. She also participated in tax and customs treaty negotiations, and represented the CRA on numerous occasions at the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD).

Ms. Goldberg is based in Ottawa and plays a national role in supporting multinational clients with dispute resolution issues, advance pricing agreements, as well as planning and global documentation. She is a frequent speaker and author on issues relating to transfer pricing, competent authority and permanent establishments.

J.D., University of Ottawa (1982)

Bloomberg BNA Tax Management Portfolios:
(Commissioned) 6885 T.M., Income Tax Treaties: Competent Authority Functions and Procedures of Selected Countries (A-C) (co-author)