Student Paper Award
The Canadian Tax Foundation-Bert Wolfe Nitikman Foundation Award for Western Canada 2005-6
The Canadian Tax Foundation is pleased to announce that Soraya Jamal is the winner of the 2005-6 Canadian Tax Foundation-Bert Wolfe Nitikman Foundation Award for Western Canada for the best student paper submitted on matters affecting the Canadian tax system. Ms. Jamal wrote "Closing the Gap Between Tax Law and Family Law on Marital Breakup" for the Master of Laws (taxation law) program at the University of British Columbia, from which she graduated in 2005. She focused on neuroscience during her undergraduate studies before completing her LLB at the University of British Columbia in 2004. Ms. Jamal is currently articling with McCarthy Tétrault LLP in Calgary.