Ms. Vaknin is a Lawyer and Tax Specialist with degrees from York University and the University of Western Ontario. Her areas of expertise include Estate Planning, Personal and Corporate Tax Minimization, Reorganization of Companies, Mergers and Acquisitions. She assists clients with Tax Audits, Appeals and Voluntary Disclosures. Sonia has extensive experience with Scientific Research and Experimental Development Tax Incentives which have resulted in significant tax refunds for qualifying clients. Most recently Sonia has devoted time to helping clients prepare for the Harmonized Sales Tax (HST) transition through a series of client presentations and guest speaking engagements. Sonia has appeared on T.V. business talk shows and has been a keynote and/or guest speaker at multiple events on various tax topics.