James A. Hutchinson


Jim Hutchinson is a Partner and Co-chair of the Tax Group of Miller Thomson LLP in Toronto.  His tax law practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions and corporate reorganizations.


Jim’s corporate tax practice includes the structuring of M&A transactions both international and domestic, structuring real estate investments, and business succession planning. Jim routinely advises on cross-border tax issues with particular emphasis on structuring and establishing business operations in Canada.


Jim is committed to providing clients with cost effective business oriented tax solutions.


Jim has spoken on tax related matters before the Canadian Tax Foundation, Chartered Professional Accountants (formerly CICA) Tax Executives Institute, the Society of Trusts and Estates Practitioners (STEP) and the American Bar Association.



  • LL.B., Queen's University, 1998
  • B.A. (Hons), Western University, 1995



  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, Canadian Tax Foundation
  • Member, International Fiscal Association
  • Member, American Bar Association

Practice Areas

  • Tax Law
  • Corporate Law

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